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DIRECTOR-GENERAL FOR ECONOMIC AND PUBLIC DIPLOMACY

Alenka Suhadolnik

Alenka Suhadolnik

 

Phone: +386 1 478 66 42

 

Fax: +386 1 478 12 88


E-mail: alenka.suhadolnik(at)gov.si

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

Present post:

Director General, Directorate for Economic and Public Diplomacy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia

 

Education:

Bachelor's degree in International Relations from the University of Ljubljana; Master's Degree  in Economics from the University of Zagreb; Diplomatic Academy of Vienna

 

Career:

 

July 2017–October 2017: Acting Director General, Directorate for Economic and Public Diplomacy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

October 2015–June 2017: Head coordinator of the international conferences dedicated to the African continent and the GCC region, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

November 2011–October 2015: Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to the State of Israel

 

June 2009–November 2011: Head of the Division of International Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Assistance, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

2008–2009: Head of the Office of Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

2004–2008: Consul General of the Republic of Slovenia in New York

 

2002–2004: Head of the Department for International Cultural Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

2002: Counselor to the Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

2001: Counselor to the State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

1996–2000: First Secretary, Counselor at the Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia in London

 

1995–1996: Counselor to the Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

1990–1992: Adviser at Multilateral and Analytical Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 

Appointments:

 

December 2016 onwards: Center for European Perspective, Member of the Management Board

 

October 2009–December 2011: Center of Excellence in Finance, Member of the Management Board

 

2002–2005: Foundation Together – Regional Center for Psychosocial Well-being of Children, President of the Management Board