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NATO Permanent Representative of Greece

Ambassador George V. Savvaides

1995 -

Born in 1945 in Athens.


Academic qualifications

1969
Bachelor of Laws, University of Athens
1971
Bachelor of Political and Economic Sciences, University of Athens
1978
Bachelor and Master of Laws (LLM), Faculty of Law, University of Harvard, U.S.A.


Career

1972
Embassy Attaché, Foreign Ministry.
1974
Promoted to Third Embassy Secretary.
1976
Greek Consul, Boston.
1977
Promoted to Second Embassy Secretary.
1979
At the Foreign Ministry, Political Affairs Department, Middle East and Africa.
1980
Promoted to First Embassy Secretary.
1981
Greek Consul General at Skopje.
1983
Promoted to Second Embassy Counsellor.
1983
At the Greek Permanent Delegation to NATO, Brussels:

  • 1983-87 Counsellor for Political Affairs.
  • 1987-91 Counsellor for Defence Matters.
1985
Promoted to First Embassy Counsellor.
1991
At the Foreign Ministry, Head of Cyprus Section, Turkey-Cyprus Bilateral Relations Department
1991
Promoted to Minister Plenipotentiary, Second Class
1992
Director, Turkey-Cyprus Bilateral Relations
1994
Promoted to Minister Plenipotentiary, First Class

Mr. Savvaides is married and has one child.

He speaks English and French.


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