CHANGE OF GOVERNOR OF THE BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Monday December 14, 2009
Mr William Boyd McCleary has been appointed Governor of the British Virgin Islands in succession to Mr David Pearey who will be retiring from the Diplomatic Service.
Mr McCleary will take up his appointment during July/August 2010.
Full Name: William Boyd McCleary
Married to: Jenny McCleary
2006-present Kuala Lumpur, High Commissioner
2005-2006 FCO, Director of Prism Global Roll-out
2000-2005 Dusseldorf, Director General Trade & Investment Germany / Consul-General
1997-2000 FCO, Head of Estate Strategy
1993-97 Ottawa, Counsellor (Economic)
1990-93 Ankara, Deputy Head of Mission and
Director of Trade Promotion in Turkey
1988-90 FCO, Assistant Head of Far Eastern Department
1985-88 Seoul, First Secretary, Head of Chancery and Consul
1981-85 FCO, Western Europe Department and European Community Department (External)
1975-80 Bonn, First Secretary Agriculture later Chancery
1972-75 Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland.