Jon Dean Appointed as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Chad

Jon Dean has been appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Chad in succession to Mark Matthews who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment. Mr Dean, who was previously the Head of Corporate Services for the Foreign Office in New York, will take up his appointment at the beginning of September 2022. Matthews had taken over in spring 2021 and he had replaced Rowan Laxton in the role.