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STATE SECRETARY

Iztok Mirošič

Iztok Mirošič

 

Phone: +386 1 478 2068

 

E-mail: iztok.mirosic(at)gov.si

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

Date of birth: 21 March 1968

 

Education: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences, International relations

 

Work experience:

 

2017 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State Secretary

2015 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador

2013–2015 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Slovenia in Libya and the Republic of Tunisia, Ambassador

2010–2013 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Slovenia in the Italian Republic, the Republic of Malta and the Republic of San Marino, Ambassador

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative to the World Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and to the World Food Programme (WFP)

2009–2010 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador, Acting Director General for European Affairs and Bilateral Political Relations, Special Coordinator for Relations and Border Issues with the Republic of Croatia, Negotiator for the Arbitration Agreement between the Governments of the Republic of Slovenia and the Republic of Croatia, Co-chair of a mixed commission of the Republic of Slovenia and the Republic of Croatia for the resolution of outstanding issues

2006–2008 – Permanent Representative to the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Ambassador, London

2004–2008 – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Slovenia at the Court of Saint James's, London

Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ambassador

2004 – Office of the Prime Minister, Ministerial Counsellor for International Relations and Adviser to the Prime Minister for Foreign Policy and the European Union

2003–2004 – Office of the Prime Minister, State Secretary and Foreign Policy Adviser to the Prime Minister

2003 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State Secretary, responsible for bilateral political relations and the European Union and Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

2000–2003 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State Undersecretary, Head of Minister's Office

2002 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, State Undersecretary, Member of the Committee for Cooperation between the Republic of Slovenia and the Autonomous Region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia (Italy)

2000 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department for South-Eastern Europe, Adviser to the Government, Head of the Department for South-Eastern Europe and Head of Special Working Group for South-Eastern Europe and the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations with the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

1999 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Chief Secretary of the State Committee for the Preparation of the Visit of the President of the United States of America Bill Clinton to Slovenia

1998 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Office of the State Secretary, Adviser to the Minister, Secretary of the Commission of the Government for Succession to the Former SFRY and Member of the Negotiating Delegation of the Republic of Slovenia for Negotiations on Succession to the Former SFRY; appointed by the Government of the Republic of Slovenia as member of the Board of the Succession Fund of the Republic of Slovenia

1997–2000 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Office of the State Secretary, Head of the Office of the State Secretary and the Deputy Minister; responsible for the issues of succession to the former SFRY, relations with South-Eastern European countries, Stability Pact, NATO and the EU

1995–1997 – Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department for Neighbouring States, Senior Adviser for relations with Italy, the Holy See (Vatican) and cooperation in the Central European Initiative (CEI)

 

Foreign languages: English, Italian, Serbian, Croatian

 

Titles and decorations:

- Order of Merit of the Italian Republic – Knight of the Grand Cross

 

Married, spouse Tina Kokalj