Irina Chumakov. Britain succeeded Ambassador in Ukraine and appointed Judith Gough, who was formerly Ambassador in Tbilisi, according to a report in the British Ministry of foreign Affairs.
Judith Gough will succeed in this position, Simon Smith, who received a different assignment, stressed the Minister. Gough will come to Kiev in September this year, the document said.
in the structure of the Ministers of Britain it since 2001, prior To his appointment Gough has served as Director of the division of Eastern Europe and Central Asia. In 2010-2012 she was Ambassador in Tbilisi, 2004-2007 - Advisor on political issues of the Embassy in Seoul.
To the diplomatic service Gough worked as a consultant on the problems of emerging markets and financial systems of the organization Ernst and Young.
"Ukraine is experiencing an unprecedented period of turmoil that will affect the long-term future of Ukrainians and the entire region. The UK provides significant support in establishing a democratic, prosperous and secure future of Ukraine is committed to assist in the implementation of reforms, the establishment of peace and stability throughout the country, " said the diplomat, explaining its purpose.
"I am deeply honored to play a role in the continuation of this work, as head of a diplomatic mission in Ukraine during this critical time", said Gough.