February, 2018

201806Feb13:4015:00The Ongoing Cooperation between the United States and Greece at an Economic, Trade, and Security Level13:40 - 15:00

Event Details

An interactive discussion between ACG students and
Geoffrey R. Pyatt
U.S. Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic

Moderated by Claudia Carydis – Vice President, Public Affairs

When: Tuesday, February 6, 13:40 – 15:00

Where: John S. Bailey Library, Upper Level

Organized by: Office of Public Affairs

In collaboration with
School of Business, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, International Honors Society, Investment Club, Accounting and Finance Society

Geoffrey R. Pyatt
U.S. Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic

Geoffrey R. Pyatt, a Career Member of the Foreign Service; Class of Career Minister, was sworn in as the U.S. Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic, in September 2016.

He served as the U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine from 2013-2016, receiving the State Department’s Robert Frasure Memorial Award in recognition of his commitment to peace and alleviation of human suffering in eastern Ukraine.

Previously, Ambassador Pyatt was Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs from 2010-2013. He was Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Mission to the International Organizations in Vienna, Austria from 2007-2010.

Ambassador Pyatt, also served as Deputy Chief of Mission, at the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi, India from 2006-2007, and as Political Counselor from 2002 to 2006. Geoffrey R. Pyatt, served as Economic Officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Hong Kong from 1999 to 2002 and as Principal Officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Lahore, Pakistan from 1997 to 1999.

Since joining the Foreign Service in 1989, he has also served on the National Security Council staff, on the staff of Deputy Secretary Strobe Talbott and at posts in Honduras and India. Prior to joining the Foreign Service, he worked with the Inter-American Dialogue, a Washington-based think tank that brings together leading citizens of the Americas.