MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Change of Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Turkmenistan: Lucia Wilde


Source: UK Government

Ms Lucia Wilde has been appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Turkmenistan in succession to Mr Hugh Philpott OBE who will be retiring from the Diplomatic Service. Ms Wilde will take up her appointment during November 2021.
Full name: Lucia Wilde
2021 – present
Department for Health and Social Care, Human Resources Director for Workforce Transition
2019 – 2021
Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC), Deputy to the Director of Human Resources and Head of HR Business Partnering Service, Chief Digital Information Group
2018 – 2019
HMRC, Senior HR Business Partner for Talent, Capability, Diversity, Inclusion and Pay, Customer Compliance Group
2015 – 2018
HMRC, Senior HR Business Partner for Strategic Resourcing and Capability, Customer Compliance Group
2013 – 2015
HMRC, Programme Manager, HR Workforce Management Programme
Cabinet Office, Private Secretary to the Director General for Civil Service Reform
2012 – 2013
Department for International Development (DFID), Head, East and Central Africa Director Team
FCO, Head, Development Team, Prime Minister’s Conference on Somalia
DFID, Head, Secretary of State’s Team for Busan Development Conference
2010 – 2011
DFID, Head of DFID Iraq, British Embassy, Baghdad
2009 – 2010
DFID, Deputy Head of DFID Iraq, British Embassy, Baghdad
2008 – 2009
DFID, British Embassy Kabul, Resources Manager
2007 – 2008
DFID, British Embassy Kabul, Livelihoods Adviser, Counter-Narcotics Team
2005 – 2007
DFID, Policy Lead, Occupied Palestinian Territories Programme
DFID Ghana, Deputy Head (maternity cover July – December)
European Commission, Brussels, Government Stagiaire, Development Commissioner’s Cabinet (January – June)
2002 – 2003
DFID, British Embassy Moscow, Programme Lead, Public Administration and Judicial Reform (Fast Stream)
2001 – 2002
DFID, Private Sector Advisor (Fast Stream)
1999 – 2001
Deloitte Consulting, Graduate Trainee
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