Nick White has been Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Asunción since January 2016.
He joined the FCO in 2001 and between 2003–2007 was a worldwide floater and did a number of short-term attachments to British Embassies and High Commissions in over 20 countries overseas. He was then posted to Bogotá and subsequently for a short-term in Madrid.
Prior to this posting Nick worked in the Migration and Americas Directorates at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office in London.
Deputy Head of Mission, Paraguay
The Deputy Head of Mission is a senior diplomat and typically a key advisor to the Ambassador or High Commissioner. The Deputy is responsible for the daily management of an overseas Embassy or High Commission. They will represent the UK’s interests in the absence of the Ambassador as Chargé d’Affaires. A senior ranking Deputy may also take the title Minister. Smaller missions may not have a Deputy Head.