The French Ambassador

Mr Emmanuel COHET : Ambassador of France to Zambia, Special Representative to COMESA

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Counsellor of Foreign Affairs
Born on 13 July, 1965.
Married to Marianne Cohet, lawyer LLM. Father of 4 children.

Graduated from the Paris Institut d’Etudes Politiques (IEP), 1987

Career

-  Ambassador of France to Zambia, Special Representative to COMESA, July 2014

-  Consul general of France in Munich (Germany), 2011-2014

-  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Paris, Deputy Director for Human Resources, 2009-2011

-  Cabinet of the Minister of Labour, Paris, Diplomatic Adviser, 2009

-  Cabinet of the Minister of National Education, Paris, Diplomatic Adviser, 2007-2009

-  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, General Directorate for Political Affairs and Security, Paris, Deputy head of the Service for the EU Common Security and Foreign Policy, 2006-2007

-  French Embassy in the United States, Washington DC, First Secretary, 2004-2006

-  Exchange diplomat to the United States Department of State, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, Washington DC, 2003-2004

-  Auditor, Diplomatic Institute, Paris, March-May 2002

-  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Human Resources Department, Paris, Desk officer, 2000-2003

-  Consulate general of France in San Francisco (USA), Deputy Consul general, 1998-2000

-  French Embassy in Korea, Seoul, First Secretary, 1997-1998

-  French Embassy in Korea, Seoul, Second Secretary, 1995-1997

-  Representation of France to the Vienna Negotiations/CSCE, Vienna, Third Secretary, 1992-1995

-  Ministry of Foreign Affairs, General Directorate for Political Affairs and Security, Strategic Affairs and Disarmament Department, Paris, Desk officer, 1990-1992

-  Entered Foreign Ministry (concours de Secrétaire adjoint des Affaires étrangères), 1989

-  Military service, French Navy, 1989-90

Online: 03/08/2016

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