October, 2016

201611Oct13:4015:00Global Britain: After the UK Referendum13:40 - 15:00

Event Details

A presentation by
H.E. John Kittmer
British Ambassador to Greece

When: Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 13:40-15:00

Where: John S. Bailey Library, Upper Level

Organized by: The Institute of Diplomacy & Global Affairs


John Kittmer
British Ambassador to Greece

John Kittmer was appointed British Ambassador to Greece in January 2013. He has a broad range of experience across government having worked previously in the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA), the Cabinet Office, the Department for Education & Employment (DfEE), as well as the Foreign Office (FCO).

He was born in Cuckfield, Sussex and grew up in Yorkshire.  He studied Classics in Cambridge (1985-1988) and Oxford (1988-1993) and Modern Greek Studies at King’s College London (2005-2007).  He is working on his thesis on the Greek poet Yannis Ritsos.

Full Biography here.