|Adam Wood pictured in April 2012.|
|Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man|
7 April 2011
|Preceded by||Paul Haddacks|
|Born||13 March 1955|
|Alma mater||Oriel College, Oxford|
Adam Kenneth Compton Wood (born 13 March 1955) is a retired British diplomat, and the current Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man.
Life and career
Wood's later career consisted of major diplomatic roles in Africa, as the British High Commissioner to Uganda from 2002 to 2005, then High Commissioner to Kenya from 2005 to 2008. Prior to his retirement from the diplomatic service in 2010, he was Africa Director at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, managing Britain's embassies in Africa.
- Biography of the Lieutenant Governor, Isle of Man Government
- Queen names Adam Wood as new Isle of Man governor, BBC News, 16 November 2010.
- New Governor Adam Wood meets Isle of Man residents, BBC News, 7 April 2011.
|High Commissioner from the United Kingdom to Uganda
|High Commissioner from the United Kingdom to Kenya
|Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man
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