A press conference with Sir Simon McDonald on St Helena
Sir Simon McDonald
The FCO’s Permanent Under-Secretary and the UK’s most senior diplomat, Sir Simon McDonald, is visiting the Island from Saturday, 11, to Tuesday, 14 January 2020. Sir Simon Gerard McDonald KCMG KCVO (born 9 March 1961) is a British diplomat who is Permanent Under-Secretary at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Head of the Diplomatic Service. A press conference was held in the governor’s office earlier this morning whereby the island’s media were invited to attend.