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Career history

Miss Thorhilda Abbott-Watt has been appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to Mongolia in succession to Mr Christopher Osborne, who has retired from the Diplomatic Service. Miss Abbott-Watt will take up her appointment with immediate effect.

Curriculum Vitae

Full Name: Miss Thorhilda Mary Vivia Abbott-Watt

2008              UKTI, Head of Strategy and Performance
2007 - 2008    FCO, Migration Directorate
2006 - 2007    FCO, Afghanistan Group
2006              Kabul, Head Political/Military Group
2006              FCO, Conflict Issues Group
2003 – 2006   Yerevan, Her Majesty’s Ambassador
2001 – 2002   Dushanbe, Chargée d’Affaires
1999 – 2001   FCO, Head of Visa Policy Section
1998 – 1999   Belgrade, First Secretary Political
1995 – 1998   Kiev, First Secretary, Head of Commercial Section
1991 – 1995   FCO, European Union Department
1988 – 1991   Bonn, First Secretary Chancery
1986 – 1988   FCO, Environment, Maritime & Aviation Department
1984 – 1986   UKRep Brussels, Third Secretary Chancery
1981 – 1984   Paris, Vice-Consul and Entry Clearance Officer
1979 – 1980   Latin America Floater
1974 – 1979   FCO, Third Secretary

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