Alexander Ellis (diplomat)
|United Kingdom Ambassador to Brazil|
|Prime Minister||David Cameron
|Preceded by||Alan Charlton|
5 June 1967 |
London, United Kingdom
|Alma mater||Magdalene College, Cambridge|
Alexander Wykeham "Alex" Ellis CMG (born 5 June 1967) is a British diplomat, recently ambassador to Brazil from July 2013 to January 2017.
Ellis was educated at The Dragon School, Oxford, Winchester College and Magdalene College, Cambridge. He taught history at St Edward's School, Oxford before joining the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in 1990. He was British ambassador to Portugal 2007–10 and Director of Strategy at the FCO 2011–13 before being appointed ambassador to Brazil.
Ellis was appointed Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG) in the 2013 Queen's Birthday Honours.
- ELLIS, Alexander Wykeham, Who's Who 2013, A & C Black, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012
- Alex Ellis, British Ambassador to Brazil, British Embassy Brasilia
- The London Gazette: . 15 June 2013.
|British Ambassador to Portugal
|British Ambassador to Brazil
as Chargé d'affaires