The Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia London /General /Ambassador /

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

H.E. Tadej Rupel, MSc.   

 

Date and place of birth: May 6, 1971, Kranj, Slovenia 
Citizenship: Slovene
Education
2001                 Master of Science in International Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana
1995                   B. Sc. of Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana
Professional Career
2015Permanent Representative of the Republic of Slovenia to the International Maritime Organization (IMO)
2014Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Court of St. James's

 

2014Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Ireland
2013 - 2014                   Director-General of the Directorate for Bilateral Relations and European Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA)
2012 - 2013Director-General of the Directorate for European Policies, MFA
2011 - 2012Head of the Department for Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Oceania, MFA
2009 - 2011

Head of the Middle East Section and Deputy Head of the Department for Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Oceania, MFA

2008 - 2009Minister Plenipotentiary, Department for Security Policy, MFA
2004 - 2008Political Counsellor, Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Washington DC
2003 - 2004Adviser to the Government of Slovenia, Department for Security Policy, MFA
2003Counsellor and Chargé d’Affaires a.i., Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in Tel Aviv
2002 - 2003Adviser to the Government of Slovenia, Department for NATO, MFA
1996 - 2002

Private sector and academia

                       Foreign Languages:
English and German (active knowledge), French (passive knowledge) 
                       Marital Status:
Married to Valentina Prevolnik Rupel, PhD - two daughters