The Consul General in Istanbul

The Consul General in Istanbul


Roberto Pace was born in Sliema, Malta on 27th March 1979. He graduated in European Studies (BA. Hons.) and Diplomatic Studies (M.A.) at the University of Malta.

He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as a Second Secretary in 2007, where he started his career at the Protocol and Consular Services Directorate.

Between 2009 and 2013 he was posted to Malta’s Embassy in Rome, where he was in charge of consular matters and the Maltese diaspora living in Italy.

During the years 2013-2015, he returned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the Directorate-General, Political, where he was responsible for Malta’s bilateral relations with the Mashreq countries and the Middle East Peace Process.

As of 2016, he served at Malta’s Permanent Representation to the United Nations and other Organisations in Geneva, where he was assigned to the economic desk (WTO, UNCTAD, WIPO, ITU, UNECE) for the first six months. Since Malta’s EU Presidency in the first half of 2017, he covered human rights and democratisation (HRC, UPR) and health matters (WHO).

He was promoted to Counsellor in 2019 and is serving as Malta’s Consul General in Istanbul, Turkey as of February 2020.

Roberto Pace is married to Mrs. Bojana Dimitrovska.


Embassy of the Republic of Malta
Reşit Galip Caddesi No.70/1,
Gaziosmanpaşa 06700,
Çankaya, Ankara, Turkey

0090 312 447 8051

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