Michalis A. Zacharioglou, Ambassador
Before his accreditation to the State of Qatar he served as Director of Policy Communication Division at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus, as Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to Oman, Head of Mission in Hungary and Australia. He also served as Deputy Head of Mission in Berlin and Israel. Also in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus he served in various postings such as Head of the Department for Development Cooperation, (Designed and set up the Crisis Center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus), Deputy Head of the Political Affairs Department – European Member States – Bilateral Relations and Deputy Chief of Protocol.
Also he served as National Coordinator for the international exercise in search and rescue Argonaut 2008. Represented the Republic of Cyprus at various international Conferences as either as Head or as a member of the Cypriot Delegations and delivered numerous lectures and presentations on issues relating to Cyprus to International Conferences, to educational institutions and to other think-tanks. Also, published several articles concerning aspects of Cyprus.
He is married with three children – two sons and a daughter.