Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the United Nations
The permanent representative of the United Kingdom to the United Nations is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative to the United Nations, and in charge of the United Kingdom Mission to the United Nations (UKMIS). UK permanent representatives to the UN hold the personal rank of ambassador. The full official title and style is:
- Her Britannic Majesty's Permanent Representative from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the United Nations.
|Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the United Nations|
Arms of the United Kingdom
|Appointer||Queen Elizabeth II|
|Inaugural holder||Sir Alexander Cadogan|
|Website||UK Mission to the United Nations (New York)|
Permanent representatives to the United NationsEdit
- 1946–1950: Sir Alexander Cadogan
- 1950–1954: Sir Gladwyn Jebb
- 1954–1960: Sir Pierson Dixon
- 1960–1964: Sir Patrick Dean
- 1964–1970: Lord Caradon
- 1970–1973: Sir Colin Crowe
- 1973–1974: Sir Donald Maitland
- 1974–1979: Lord Richard
- 1979–1982: Sir Anthony Parsons
- 1982–1987: Sir John Thomson
- 1987–1990: Sir Crispin Tickell
- 1990–1995: Lord David Hannay
- 1995–1998: Sir John Weston
- 1998–2003: Sir Jeremy Greenstock
- 2003–2007: Sir Emyr Jones Parry
- 2007–2009: Sir John Sawers
- 2009–2015: Sir Mark Lyall Grant
- 2015–2018: Matthew Rycroft
- 2018–2020: Dame Karen Pierce
- "UK Mission to the United Nations (New York)". UK Government.
- "United Kingdom: Greenstock". UN Democracy.com. Archived from the original on 12 November 2013.
- "United Kingdom: Parry". UN Democracy.com. Archived from the original on 12 November 2013.
- "United Kingdom: Sawers". UN Democracy.com. Archived from the original on 19 October 2012.
- "Sir Mark Lyall Grant". UK Government.
- "Mathew Rycroft". UK Government.
- "Karen Pierce". UK Government.