Appointment of Chargé d’Affaires ad interim at British Embassy in Venezuela

Full name: Becks Buckingham

2020 to presentDepartment for International Trade (DIT), Director Project DEFEND and Global Strategy Directorate
2019 to 2020DIT, Deputy Director, Foreign and Security Policy
2017 to 2019Department for International Development (DFID), Country Director, South Sudan
2015 to 2017DFID, Deputy Country Director, Afghanistan
2013 to 2015Cross Whitehall, Deputy Head, Stabilisation Unit
2012Ministry of Justice (MOJ), Head of Residence, HM Prison Isis in London
2010 to 2011FCO, Head of Rule of Law Team, British Embassy Kabul
2007 to 2010MOJ, Deputy Governor, HM Prison Send in Woking
2000 to 2007Ministry of Defence (various roles)
1990 to 2007Regular/Reserve Army Officer


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