Mr Stephen McCormick was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He joined the FCO in 1990 and has held several posts, most recently the Deputy Head of Mission in Baku, Azerbaijan. Stephen has two children.
|2015||Deputy Head of Mission, British Embassy, Baku|
|2014||Deputy Consul General, British Consulate, Istanbul|
|2010-2014||Regional Director Corporate Services, British Consulate General, Istanbul|
|2008-2010||Cyprus and Greece Team Leader, Enlargement, South-East & Wider Europe Group, FCO|
|2006-2008||Sanctions Team Leader, International Organisations Department, FCO|
|2002-2006||Second Secretary Economic/Political, British Embassy, Ankara|
|2001-2002||Turkish Language Training, Diplomatic Service Language Centre, FCO|
|1997 - 2001||Third Secretary Administration, British Embassy, Tokyo|
|1997||Vice-Consul, British Embassy, Tbilisi|
|1993-1997||Vice-Consul, British Consulate General, Istanbul|
|1990-1993||Assistant Desk Officer, FCO|
Deputy Head of Mission, Azerbaijan
The Deputy Head of Mission represents Her Majesty The Queen and the UK government in the country to which they are appointed. They are responsible for the direction and work of the Embassy and its Consulates, including political, trade and investment, press and cultural relations, and visa and consular services.