|High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Canada|
|Prime Minister||David Cameron
|Preceded by||Andrew Pocock|
|Succeeded by||Susan le Jeune d'Allegeershecque CMG|
|High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Jamaica|
|Prime Minister||Gordon Brown
|Preceded by||Jeremy Cresswell|
|Succeeded by||David Fitton|
|Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Chile|
|Prime Minister||Tony Blair
|Preceded by||Richard Wilkinson|
|Succeeded by||Jon Benjamin|
|Born||13 August 1956|
Howard Ronald Drake OBE (born 13 August 1956) is the current British High Commissioner to Canada. He was appointed in June 2013. In February 2017 it was announced that after his four-year posting he would be succeeded by Susan le Jeune d'Allegeershecque CMG.
Drake was educated at Churcher's College.
- 1981–1983: Vice-Consul Commercial, Los Angeles, United States
- 1985–1988: Second Secretary Political, Santiago, Chile
- early 1990s: Head of Chancery, Singapore
- 1997–2002: Deputy Consul-General and Director of Inward Investment, New York City, United States
- 2005–2009: Ambassador to Chile
- 2010–2013: British High Commissioner to Jamaica
- 2013–present British High Commissioner to Canada
- "Howard Ronald DRAKE". Debrett's. Retrieved 2013-12-14.[permanent dead link]
- "DRAKE, Howard Ronald". Who's Who 2017 (online ed.). A & C Black. 2016. Retrieved 2017-03-10.
- "Howard Drake OBE". www.gov.uk. Retrieved 2017-03-10.
- Foreign & Commonwealth Office (2017-02-22). "Change of British High Commissioner to Canada". www.gov.uk. Retrieved 2017-03-10.
- Drake, Howard (2014-03-14). "This Crimea vote is no way to determine independence. It should not go ahead". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved 2017-03-10.
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