The Consul
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The Consul

Mr. Ivan Vassallo is currently Consul of the Republic of Malta to the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria since January 2019.

I​n 2012 Mr Vassallo joined the Diplomatic Corps and served at Political General Directorate as desk officer on various themes which included Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, and the EU Common Security and Defence Policy.

He served as Consul General of the Republic of Malta to the Italian Republic from June to December 2014 and again from August 2015 to October 2018. During this period Mr Vassallo was also active in the cultural field and assisted the Embassy in setting up cultural events, outlining historical connections between Malta and Italy and supported the Embassy in joining the EUNIC cluster in Rome (on behalf of the Malta Arts Council) which brings together Cultural Institutes, Embassies and local cultural actors to collaborate in the cultural field. Furthermore, Mr Vassallo assisted the Permanent Representation of Malta to the UN Rome Based Agencies and followed relations between Malta and San Marino during this period.

Born in Ħaż-Żebbug, Malta. He holds an Honours degree and a Masters degree in History from the University of Malta. He is fluent in Maltese, English, French and Italian and holds a passion for cultural, linguistic and historical studies.