culture & press
court circuit
corps news
club news

embassy events

diplomatic list
government info
embassy directory


about embassy
embassy team
contact us

Embasssy Management Links

Andrew Sabey (BMW Group) meets the new High Commissioner for Fiji HE Mr Jitoko Tikolevu

Irmawati Ahmad (Brunei) with Ibrahim Ozkaratan (Clements Worldwide)

Kay Sheldon (The Rembrandt Hotel) meets the new Ambassador of Gabon HE Mrs Aichatou Sanni Aoudou

Sue King (Jaguar Land Rover) chats to Philippa Robinson and Emma Trafford (Robinsons Relocation)

Said Sadouki (Algeria) meets Kevin Sillwood (Heathrow Airport Ltd)

Keisha Rochford-Herbert meets architects David Jarred and Nick Baker, Director of Nick Baker Architects

Kerry Low (Embassy Events) welcomes Priscilla Kohn (Ecuador)

Lyn de Jong (South Africa) meets Jennifer Fackelman and David Giron of Fragomen

Marina Malmed (Switzerland) in discussion with Rebecca Kendall (Stackhouse Poland)

Than Tun Aung (Myanmar) meets Simon Oldfield and Jim Kerr of Armoured Car Sales and Hire

Bart Leonard (Hailo) meets Steve Hobbs and Steven Lemelin of the US Embassy

Richard Hildebrand (Trowers & Hamlins LLP) meets Mark Krawczyk (Poland)

A packed room of admin managers prepare for a session on HR

Abdulazim Mohammed (UAE) meets Philippa Robinson and Emma Trafford of Robinsons Relocation

Patricia Randle (second left), Embassy Editor Elizabeth Stewart (third left) and Ashwin Sanjebam (right) with the winners of the Kingfisher prize draw Kerry Chislett, Richard Hildebrand and John Furlong

Panellists in the estate management session Nick Baker, John Sommerville (Canadian High Commission) and Larry Richter (US Embassy)

Embassy Editor Elizabeth Stewart welcomes Toini Fillemon (Namibia)

Mission Control

It was standing room only at the inaugural Embassy Management Seminar as more than 150 admin managers from London’s embassies and high commissions came together to discuss and share best practice on running a secure, sustainable and efficient mission.

Embassy staff met legal and financial experts as well as key government agency contacts from the Home Office, FCO Services, the DVLA, HMRC and the Metropolitan Police.


Paul Gardner (Chacalli De Decker) talks to Lesther Ortega (Guatemala)

Tanup Gadhia (Home Office) gives an overview of sponsorship compliance for missions employing non EEA staff

Marc Stockbroekx (Diplomatic Card Services UK) meets Niranjan Pathiratne (Sri Lanka)

Kieron Thomas (DVLA) on diplomatic registrations

Ashwin Sanjebam (Kingfisher Guarding Ltd) meets Daniel Belluci (Brazil)

Legal expert Christopher Braganza (Sheridans) gives an overview of immunity and employment law

Alias Sidek (Malaysia) asks a taxing question

Nigel Carter of FCO Services gives an overview of property management

Toni McGloggan (Embassy Events) listens as John Furlong (FCO Services) talks about the relocation of Canada House

The High Commissioner for Mauritius Girish Nunkoo in discussions with Kerry Chislett (Pickfords)

Gina Snow and Lyn Hucker of the HMRC’s Embassy Unit

PC Brian Pitkin outlines security for diplomatic missions

John Furlong (FCO Services) networks with Lyn de Jong after an intensive afternoon

Therese O’Meally chats to Kevin McNally of the Australian High Commission

© Embassy Magazine | Terms and conditions | Embassy is published by Character Publishing Ltd. Registered in England No.5295760