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The Ambassador
Ambassador

H.E. MRS. HARRIET SENA SIAW-BOATENG

AMBASSADOR OF GHANA TO THE KINGDOM OF BELGIUM, THE GRAND DUCHY OF LUXEMBOURG AND HEAD OF MISSION TO THE EUROPEAN UNION (EU)

Her Excellency Mrs. Harriet Sena Siaw-Boateng has since 15th March, 2019, held the position of Ambassador of Ghana to the Kingdom of Belgium, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and Head of Mission to the European Union (EU). Prior to that, she served as Chef de Cabinet at the Office of the Honourable Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration (MFA & RI).

Ambassador Sena Siaw-Boateng begun her Foreign Service career in 1997 as an Assistant Director in the Policy Planning and Research Bureau of MFA & RI. She rose through the ranks and attained the grade of Director (FSO A1) in 2013. From July, 2013, to February, 2016, she held the position of Director of the Africa and Regional Integration Bureau, with oversight responsibility for the ECOWAS National Unit and the African Union (AU) Unit.

Between 2016 and 2017, she served as Chargé d’Affaires ad interim at the Ghana High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa. She also held the position of Minister-Counsellor and the first female Head of Chancery at the Ghana High Commission in London, United Kingdom, from 2008 to 2011. Besides those assignments, she served in various capacities both home and abroad, including postings to Ghana Embassies in Madrid, Spain, and Havana, Cuba.

Ambassador Sena Siaw-Boateng is a product of Achimota School and the University of Ghana, both in Accra. She was a Chevening Scholar at Oxford University, UK, and has also successfully pursued various courses at the Ghana Institute of Public Administration and the Ghana Stock Exchange, among others. She is a qualified Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana. She is a sports enthusiast and skillful tennis player. She also speaks French and Spanish fluently, and is married with two (2) children.

Her Excellency Mrs. Sena Siaw-Boateng,
AMBASSADOR