July 27, 2017

Ambassador Kornelios KORNELIOU

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EDUCATION

1984 – 1989 : MA in Political Science, Philosophy and American Culture History at the Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany

Thesis on: “Membership of Greece in the European Economic Community and its consequences on its foreign and internal policies”

 

CAREER

2011 – 2017: Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cyprus to the European Union

2010 – 2011: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cyprus to France, Permanent Delegate to the Unesco

2008 – 2010: Director of the Diplomatic Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

2005-2008: Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to Austria. Permanent Representative to OSCE, IAEA, UNIDO, CTBT and the UN Office in Vienna. Parallel accreditation to Slovenia, Croatia, Slovakia and Liechtenstein.

2000-2005: Deputy Permanent Representative of Cyprus to the European Union, Brussels

1998-2000: Director of the Office of the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cyprus

1995-1997: Permanent Mission of the Republic of Cyprus to the United Nations, New York

1990-1995: Embassy of Cyprus in Bonn, Germany

1989-1990: Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cyprus

 

DECORATIONS

“Cross of Merit, First Class”, of the Federal Republic of Germany (1995)

“The Golden Order for Services” of the Republic of Slovenia (2006)

“Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver with Sash” for Services to the Republic of Austria (2007)

“REDOM KNEZA BRANIMIRA S OGRLICOM” of the Republic of Croatia (2008)

Honorary Doctor of European University of Republic of Serbia (2008)

« EQVITEM COMMENDATOREM ORDINIS SANCTI GREGORII MAGNI, Holy Seat (2010)