Putin's Russia

Ian Hill, former New Zealand Ambassador to Russia

Thursday, 12 August 2021 2:00pm

Hawke's Bay

Havelock North Club, 4 Campbell Street, Havelock North

Ian Hill is a retired senior career diplomat in the New Zealand foreign ministry. In the course of his 42 years in the diplomatic service, Mr Hill served three times in Moscow, twice as Ambassador (2009–12 and 2016–20). He also served as Deputy Head of Mission for five years in Washington DC, and held other senior foreign service roles in London and the Pacific. He was the  Prime Minister’s foreign affairs adviser from 1993–95.

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DICK GRANT, BRANCH CHAIRMAN

hbnziia@gmail.com

Ian Hill is a retired senior career diplomat in the New Zealand foreign ministry. In the course of his 42 years in the diplomatic service, Mr Hill served three times in Moscow, twice as Ambassador (2009–12 and 2016–20). He also served as Deputy Head of Mission for five years in Washington DC, and held other senior foreign service roles in London and the Pacific. He was the  Prime Minister’s foreign affairs adviser from 1993–95.

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