Robert W Gibson CMG


Mr Gibson has been British High Commissioner to Dhaka, since September 2011. He previously served in Saudi Arabia, UKRep Brussels, Trinidad and Tobago, OECD Paris and as Deputy High Commissioner Dhaka. Since that previous posting in Bangladesh he has served as Deputy Ambassador, Baghdad and Head of Post in Karachi. He was appointed CMG by Her Majesty in the 2011 New Year’s Honours List.

Previous roles in government

  1. British High Commissioner to Bangladesh

    • 2011 to 2015


  1. DCAB Talk 2015
  2. Solo photo exhibition on save the river Shitalakhya
  3. Social Business Conference in Bangladesh
  4. International Conference on Urban Heath (ICUH) 2015
  5. Robert Gibson's speech on the occasion of Commonwealth Day 2015
  6. High Commissioner hosting a dinner to mark Intertek's 15-year celebration
  7. Intertek lab opening: Speech by British High Commissioner to Bangladesh
  8. Human Rights: Speech by British High Commissioner to Bangladesh
  9. Bangladesh's Rana Plaza Tragedy: High Commissioner's speech
  10. Commonwealth Day in Bangladesh: High Commissioner's speech