List of diplomats of the United Kingdom to Egypt

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Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Egypt
سفير المملكة المتحدة لدى مصر
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John Casson

since 2014
Style His Excellency
Residence Cairo
Appointer Queen Elizabeth II
Inaugural holder

George Baldwin
British Consul-General to Egypt

Website UK and Egypt,

The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Egypt is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Egypt, and in charge of the UK's diplomatic mission in Egypt. The official title is Her Britannic Majesty's Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt.

List of heads of mission[edit]


  • 1786–1796: George Baldwin[1] (post abolished in 1793 but letter did not reach Baldwin until 1796)

High Commissioners[edit]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ Mew, James. "Baldwin, George". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, (subscription or UK public library membership required). Retrieved 26 November 2009.  External link in |work= (help)
  2. ^ Bosworth, C.E., Henry Salt, Consul in Egypt 1816-1827 and Pioneer Egyptologist, University of Manchester, 1974
  3. ^ Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Egypt, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, 23 June 2014