Deputy Managing Director for Human Rights, Global and Multilateral Affairs
Mr Marc GIACOMINI starting working as Deputy Managing Director for Human Rights, Global and Multilateral Affairs at the European External Action Service on 1 February 2017.
Previously, Mr GIACOMINI has worked for many years in foreign affairs.
Most recently, he was Ambassador at large for Reconstruction and Development (20162017) dealing, in particular, with post-crisis situations.
He has also held various positions in French Embassies: First Secretary in Italy (19901993); First Secretary and Second Counsellor in the Permanent Representation to the EU (1993-1997); Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN & IOs in Geneva (20032006), and Ambassador to Chile (2011-2016).
In Paris, he was Assistant Director of Economic Affairs (1997-2000) and Deputy Director (2006-2011) at the Directorate for the United Nations and International Organisations; and Head of International Affairs at the Ministry of Spatial Planning and Environment (2000-2003).
He started his diplomatic career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Directorate for Legal Affairs with responsibilities for mainly, Community-related matters (1987-1990).
Mr GIACOMINI is an alumnus of the Ecole Nationale d'Administration (E.N.A.) and Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris.