Meet the Ambassador: UK – Justin McKenzie Smith
Impact Hub Tbilisi launches new series of events under the title – Meet the Ambassador.
It offers to its members, students and other interested people the opportunity to have an informal interaction with heads of Diplomatic Missions to Georgia.
?? As the first speaker, they have the honor to host The Ambassador of The United Kingdom to Georgia Mr. Justin McKenzie Smith. ??
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❓❓❓Prepare your questions and join the conversation.
►Working language: English
►Limited seats only, follow the link for registration: https://goo.gl/forms/
Justin McKenzie Smith
Mr. Justin McKenzie Smith took up the appointment of Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Georgia in August 2016. Previous to this, Justin was Deputy Head of Mission and Director for Trade and Investment at the British Embassy in Mexico City from 2011-2015.
Justin was Deputy Director responsible for the UK’s relations with Russia, the South Caucasus and Central Asia in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office from 2008-2011. From 2004-2008, Justin was the Spokesperson for the UK Mission to the United Nations in New York and a member of the UK’s Security Council team. He also served in the British Embassy in Moscow in the second half of the 1990s.
In London, Justin has also worked on European Union, human rights and press issues. Justin McKenzie Smith joined Her Majesty’s Diplomatic Service in 1994 and is a graduate of Oxford and Edinburgh Universities.