Chris Rampling, Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
As well as providing direction, inspiration and guidance, Chris is passionate and committed to strengthening the UK's presence in Lebanon and delivering UK interests. He is a natural leader and a great diplomat, inspiring everyone he works with - embassy colleagues, implementers, donors, local contacts - to achieve common goals. He genuinely motivates people around him, and builds strong teams that strive towards continuous improvement. The embassy works as one team under his leadership, leading by example and applying the Civil Service’s core values. Chris is respected for being genuine, ethical, principled, and consistent, and is very 'human' with every member of staff.