NATO - North Atlantic Treaty Organisation


Martin Povejšil

Permanent Representative – Czech Republic
2009

Born: January 13, 1961
Married, 3 daughters

1976-80 Grammar School, Prague
1980-81 State Library, Prague - librarian
1981-87 Philosophical Faculty, Palacký University Olomouc, Modern Philology (English, Spanish)
1987-89 translator and interpreter
1990-91 Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, Latin American Department
1991-92 Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, Head of the Latin American Department
1991-92 Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Czechoslovakia, Director General, Division Asia, Africa and Latin America
1993 Ambassador with Special Mission to promote Czech candidacy to non-permanent membership in the Security Council of the UN
1993-94 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Director General, Division Asia, Africa and Latin America
1994-98 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to Chile
1998-2000 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Director General, Division Europe
2000 Advisor to the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Chief Negotiator of the Accession of the Czech Republic to the EU
2000-2004 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to Spain and Andorra
2004-2005 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Director General – Europe
2005-2009 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, Political Director
Since August 2009 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to NATO

Languages: English, Spanish, German, Russian

Last updated: 26-Oct-2009 13:02