Home News & Updates Ms. Jane Marriott appointed British High Commissioner to Kenya

Ms. Jane Marriott appointed British High Commissioner to Kenya

Ms. Jane Marriott has been appointed the British HighCommissioner to Kenya as announced by the UK government on Thursday.

Ms. Jane Marriott will replace Mr. Nic Hailey as at the endof summer 2019.

“Ms Jane Marriott OBE hasbeen appointed British High Commissioner to the Republic of Kenya in successionto Mr Nic Hailey. Ms Marriott will take up her appointment in summer 2019.“ Said the U.K government.

Also attached were the various areas of duty that the new British High Commissioner has undertaken before her recent placement.

2016-2019. FCO/Home Office, Director, Joint International Counter-Terrorism Unit

2015-2016. FCO, Additional Director, Middle East and North Africa Directorate

2013-2015. Yemen, Her Majesty’s Ambassador

2012. National Security Council, Deputy Director, Americas, Middle East and Africa

2010-2011. Tehran, Chargé d’Affaires and Deputy Head of Mission

2009. Roles as Senior Political Advisor to US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke in Washington, and as Chief Speechwriter to the Secretary of State for Defence in London.

2006-2009. Roles as Deputy Head of Afghanistan Group in London and in the US CENTCOM Assessment Team under General Petraeus in Washington

Also read: British soldier killed by an elephant in Malawi

2005-2006. Baghdad, Counsellor (Political-Military and Economic)

2004-2005. FCO, Team Leader (Political-Military) and acting Deputy Head, Iraq Policy Unit

2004. Kabul, Political Advisor to the Combined Coalition Forces

2003-2004. Al Amara (Iraq), Political Advisor to the Coalition Forces

2001-2003. FCO, Team Leader, Nuclear Non-Proliferation

1998-2001. Roles in Cabinet Office, Foreign Policy Secretariat, the Home Office Criminal Justice Bill Team, and on Diversity Policy in the Cabinet Office

Ms. Jane Marriott appointed British High Commissioner to Kenya
Slavian Mwangecho
Passionate blogger on a day to day activities happening in Kenya, Africa and around the world. A keen follower of the latest news making headlines around the world

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Arsenal beat West Ham to record second successive win

Arsenal recorded their second successive win of the season beating West Ham at the Emirates thanks to a late goal by Eddie...

Eddie Butita quits NTV’s the Trend after 5-years

Comedian Eddie Butita has quit NTV after five-years of service as revealed on Friday by the stand up comedian himself.

Silverstone plane crashes at Mogadishu, two injured

Two people are reported to have sustained serious injuries after a cargo plane belonging to Silverstone crashed at Mogadishu.

NMS apologize over Pumwani incident, announce changes

The Nairobi Metropolitan Services, NMS has apologized over the Pumwani Maternity Hospital incident as they confirmed new changes.In...