Ambassador

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to Italy

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to Italy Celia Kuningas-Saagpakk

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to Italy Celia Kuningas-Saagpakk

CELIA KUNINGAS-SAAGPAKK

Curriculum Vitae

1975, Estonia

Education:
  • University of Tartu (Estonia), Political Science, Master of Science
  • University of Tartu (Estonia), Political Science, minoring in Public Administration
Employment record:
  • 1997–1998 Internal Inspector of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 1998–2001 Counsellor to the Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 2000 (3 months)         Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of Estonia to the United Nations
  • 2002–2004 Consul, Consulate General of Estonia in New York
  • 2004–2008 Director of the Office of International Personnel Policy, Personnel Department
  • 2010–2011 Chargé d’Affaires in the Principality of Monaco, Embassy in Paris
  • 2008–2011 First Secretary (Consul, legal and internal affairs), Embassy in Paris
  • 2011–2014 Director of the Eastern Europe and Central Asia Office, Political Department
  • 2015–2017 Ambassador to the Republic of Croatia and the Republic of Slovenia, based in Rome
  • 2014– Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Republic of Italy, the Republic of Malta and the Republic of San Marino, based in Rome
Foreign languages:
  • English, Russian, French, Finnish