Biography of H. Exc. Mr. Rémi Maréchaux

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Rémi MARECHAUX, born May 25th 1967

Diploma of Magisterium of International Relations and Action Abroad
Diploma of the Institute of Political Studies
History degree

2nd class Plenipotentiary Minister

Positions held

-  Deputy cultural attaché in Dar es Salaam, 1992-1993
-  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, central administration (African and Malagasy affairs), 1994-1996
-  Second counselor in Bangui (deputy chief of mission), 1997-1999
-  Fellow at the U.S. State Department in Washington, 1999-2000
-  First secretary in Washington, 2000-2002
-  Advisor to the office of the Minister for Cooperation and Francophonie, 2002-2004
-  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, central administration, Director for Southern Africa and Indian Ocean, 2004-2006
-  Seconded to the French Development Agency (deputy director for Africa), 2006-2007
-  Seconded to the office of the President of the Republic, deputy advisor for Africa within the diplomatic cell, 2007-2010
-  Seconded to the Ministry of Defence as Director for Strategy (DGSE, French foreign Intelligence Service), 2010-2013
-  Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Kenya, 2013-2016
-  Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Somalia, in residence in Nairobi, 2013-2016
-  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, central administration, Director General for Africa and Indian Ocean, 2016-2020
-  Ambassador- Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Ethiopia, 2020

Honorary distinctions

Chevalier de l’Ordre national du Mérite

Spoken languages

-  English
-  Swahili

Dernière modification : 15/09/2021

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