Change of British High Commissioner to Tanzania August 2020

Mr David Concar has been appointed British High Commissioner to the United Republic of Tanzania in succession to Ms Sarah Cooke who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment. Mr Concar will take up his appointment during August 2020.


Full name: David William Concar

Married to: Caroline Virginia North

Children: Three

2020FCO, Director, Protocol
2016 to 2019Mogadishu, Her Majesty’s Ambassador
2014 to 2016FCO, Head, International Organisations Department and Commonwealth Envoy
2012 to 2014FCO, Head, Climate Change and Energy Department
2011 to 2012Beijing, Counsellor – Prosperity
2009 to 2010Beijing, Counsellor – Climate Change and Energy
2006 to 2008Beijing, Counsellor – Science and Innovation
2004 to 2006Beijing, First Secretary – Science and Innovation
2004Joined FCO
1996 to 2004Deputy Editor, New Scientist magazine
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