Paul Fox took up his appointment as Her Majesty’s Consul General to Dubai and the Northern Emirates in August 2015 after working as Deputy Head of Mission in Abu Dhabi for nearly three years.
Paul joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in 1987 after completing his post-graduate studies at Oxford University. He has been posted to India, Azerbaijan, Thailand and Poland. During Paul’s assignments in London, he was press spokesperson for two Foreign Secretaries and worked on the Balkans, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Paul is married to Vicki and has three daughters (Olivia, Eleanor and Amelia).
British Consul General to Dubai
The Consul General is the senior UK official in the British Embassy Dubai, representing HMG in Dubai and the Northern Emirates.