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H.E. Mrs. Mateja Prevolšek, Ambassador

H.E. Mateja Prevolšek presented the Letters of Credentials to H.E. Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, the President of Arab Republic of Egypt, on 22 October 2018.

DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: 29 October 1965, Maribor, Slovenia

CITIZENSHIP: Slovene

MARITAL STATUS: married, 2 sons 

LANGUAGES: English (C2), Polish (C1), French (B2), Arabic (B2), Russian (A2)

EDUCATION: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Law, BA/MA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

2014 - 2018: Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union, Brussels, Minister Plenipotentiary, Deputy Political and Security Committee Ambassador, Delegate to the RELEX Working Group;

2010 - 2014: Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union, Brussels, Minister Plenipotentiary, Delegate to the COASI and COTRA Working Groups;

2009 - 2010: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Kiev, Ukraine, First Counsellor, Political Affairs;

2008 - 2009: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana, Minister Plenipotentiary, Economic Diplomacy Department;

2004 - 2008: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Warsaw, Poland, Counsellor, Political and Economic Affairs;

2001 - 2004: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana, First Secretary and Deputy Head, Personnel Department;

1996 - 2001: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Cairo, Egypt, Attaché, Consular Affairs, Administrative and Financial Affairs;

1993 - 1996: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Cairo, Egypt, Consular Affairs, Administrative and Financial Affairs.