Sir Kim Darroch confirmed as the new Ambassador to the United States


The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has confirmed that Sir Kim Darroch KCMG has been appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the United States. He takes over in January 2016 from the current Ambassador, Sir Peter Westmacott KCMG , who is retiring. Since 2010 Darroch has been the National Security Adviser to the Cabinet Office.