Andrew George (diplomat)

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Andrew George
Governor of Anguilla
In office
10 July 2006 – 11 March 2009
Monarch Elizabeth II
Prime Minister Osbourne Fleming
Preceded by Alan Huckle
Personal details
Born 9 October 1952
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Spouse(s) Watanalak George

Andrew Neil George (born 9 October 1952 Edinburgh, Scotland) is a British diplomat. George served as the Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Anguilla from July 2006 to March 2009.[1]

Prior to becoming Governor, he had a long career serving the Foreign and Commonwealth Office including postings in Australia, Paraguay, Thailand (where he met his wife) and Indonesia.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

He and his wife, Watanalak George who was born in Thailand. The couple have two children: a daughter, Arada and a son, Michael.

Andrew George grew up in Scotland and has a university degree in history.

Governor of Anguilla[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Governor Gets Big Send Off "I Did It My Way"". The Anguillian. 13 March 2009. Retrieved 3 September 2010. 
Government offices
Preceded by
Alan Huckle
Governor of Anguilla
2006– 2009
Succeeded by
William Alistair Harrison