Deputy Head of Mission to Croatia

Peter Clements

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Biography

Peter became Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Croatia in May 2016.

He joined the Foreign Office in 2011 after working for several years in the Northern Ireland Office and the Border Agency. He was the Deputy Head of Falklands and Southern Oceans Department, before becoming the first Head of Operations in the FCO Diplomatic Academy ahead of his current role in Zagreb. His experience includes policy making, public diplomacy work, project management, and speechwriting.

Deputy Head of Mission to Croatia

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.