Rossa Commane has been Deputy Head of Mission and HM Consul at the British Embassy in Montevideo since July 2017.
Rossa has previously worked for the FCO as a Team Leader of Overseas Security, as a Desk Officer for Chile, Paraguay and Brazil and as Vice Consul at the Embassy in Dubai.
Prior to joining the FCO Rossa worked in a number or roles across the private and public sector, on projects such as child poverty and long-term unemployment.
Rossa is originally from London, and studied for his undergraduate in Philosophy and Theology and his masters in the Study of Religion at the University of Oxford.
Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy Montevideo
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.