Ambassador Ioannis - Miltiadis Nicolaidis
Permanent Representative – Greece
Born in Istanbul, 1968.
Bac. in Political Sciences & International Studies,
Panteion University, Athens.
M.Sc. in European Studies, College of Europe, Bruges.
Fluent in English, French & Turkish.
Married, father of 2 daughters.
|2023 -||Permanent Representative to NATO|
|2023||Promoted to Minister Plenipotentiary, 1st Cl.|
|2022 - 2023||Director, Diplomatic Cabinet of the Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs|
|2020 - 2021||Director, Directorate for the CFSP & CSDP of the EU|
|2018 - 2019||Deputy Director, Directorate for Migration, Asylum & Schengen|
|2018||Promoted to Minister Plenipotentiary, 2nd Cl.|
|2014 - 2018||Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Greece, Paris|
|2012 - 2014||First Counselor, Directorate for Turkey
• Head of the Department for Minority Affairs
|2011||First Counselor, Directorate for South East Europe
• Head of the Department for Serbia, Montenegro and Kosovo
|2005 - 2010||Second Counselor, General Secretariat of Council of the EU
• Member of the Policy Unit by the High Representative for CFSP Xavier Solana
• Administrator for Middle East & North Africa
|2000 - 2004||First Secretary, Permanent Representation of Greece to the WEU & Delegation to the Political and Security Committee of the EU
• Founder of the 'Nicolaidis Group'
|1998 – 2000||Second Secretary, Embassy of Greece, Kinshasa
• Deputy Chief of Mission
• Head of the Consular Section
|1996 - 1997||Third Secretary, Directorate for Turkey
• Aeronautical & Maritime Affairs
|1995 - 1996||Attaché, Protocol Directorate|
|Dec. 1994||Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs|