Cultural Counsellor, Cultural and Education Section, British Embassy.
Christian arrived in Moscow as Cultural Counsellor in December 2020. He has served in a number of other overseas postings as well as in London. Prior to Russia Christian was based in Tel Aviv, where he oversaw an operation with a large Higher Education and Science portfolio and in Indonesia where he led English language work across 10 countries in East Asia. He also previously served in Russia in 2010-13. His background is the field of Education as an English language teacher and teacher trainer. Christian studied at the universities of Newcastle and Birmingham and has an MA in Russian and East European studies, an MEd in ELT, and an MBA. He speaks German, Polish and Russian and is married with two children.