Patrons

Diamond Jubilee Patron 2012
Her Majesty The Queen
Head of the Commonwealth

Her Majesty The Queen

MUSIC PATRON
Maestro Zubin Mehta

PATRONS
Commonwealth Secretary-General The Rt. Hon. Patricia Scotland, QC  ( 2016 - )
His Excellency Kamalesh Sharma GCVO -  Commonwealth Secretary-General ( 2008 - 2016 )
The Rt. Hon. Sir Don McKinnon GCVO, CON  -  Commonwealth Secretary-General ( 2000 - 2008 )
Chief Emeka Anyaoku, GCVO, CON  -  Commonwealth Secretary-General ( 1990 - 2000 )
Sir Shridath Rampal, GCMG, ONZ, QC  -  Commonwealth Secretary-General (1975 - 1990 )
Dr Joseph Muscat, KUOM Prime Minister of Malta  -  Commonwealth Chair-in-Office ( 2015 - )

EMERITUS PRESIDENT
The Rt. Hon. the Lord Luce, KG, GCVO

EMERITUS VICE-PRESIDENT
Dame Tiri Te Kanawa, ONZ, DBE, AC

PRESIDENT
His Highness Prince Albert Esiri

COMMONWEALTH HONORARY VICE-PRESIDENTS
Mrs Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba  -   Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General (2008 - 2014)
Mr Gary Dunn – Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General (2014 – 2016)


HONORARY VICE-PRESIDENTS, COMMONWEALTH HIGH COMMISSIONERS
Antigua & Barbuda

HE Ms Karen-Mae Hill - High Commissioner for Antigua & Barbuda in the United Kingdom
HE Mrs Victoria Dean – High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Antigua & Barbuda
Australia
HE The  Hon. Alexander Downer, AC  -  High Commissioner for Australia in the United Kingdom
HE Mrs Menna Rawlings, CMG  - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Australia
Bahamas
HE Mr Eldred Bethel  - High Commissioner for the Commonwealth of Bahamas in the United Kingdom
Mr David Fitton CMG - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in the Bahamas
Bangladesh
HE Ms Alison Blake - High Commissoner for the United Kingdom in Bangladesh
Barbados
HE Mr Hugh Anthony Arthur, OBE - (past) High Commissioner for Barbados in the United Kingdom
HE Mrs Victoria Dean  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Barbados & the Eastern Caribbean
Belize
HE Ms Perla Perdomo  -  High Commissioner for Belize in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Peter Hughes, OBE  -  High Commissioner for United Kingdom in Belize
Bostwana
HE Nick Pyle, OBE, MBE - (past) High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Botswana
Brunei Darussalem
HE Mr Aziyan Abdullah - (past) High Commissioner for Brunei Darussalam in the United Kingdom
HE Mr David Campbell  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Brunei Darussalem
Cameroon
HE Mr Brian Olley  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Cameroon
Canada
HE Mr Gordon Campbell  -  High Commissioner for Canada in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Howard Drake, OBE  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Canada
Cyprus
HE Mr Euripides Evriviades  -  High Commissioner for Cyprus in the United Kingdom
HE Mr D. R. Todd  -  (past) High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Cyprus
Dominica
HE Mrs Victoria Dean - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Dominica
Fiji
HE Mr Jitoko Tikolevu - High Commissioner for Fiji in the United Kingdom
Ghana
HE Victor Emmanuel Smith  -  High Commissioner for the Republic of Ghana in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Peter Jones - (past)  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Ghana
Grenada
HE Mr Karl Hood - High Commissioner for Grenada in the United Kingdom
HE Mrs Victoria Dean – High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Grenada
Guyana
Mrs Pegy McLennan  -  (past) Acting High Commissioner for Guyana in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Greg Quinn  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Guyana
India
HE Sir Dominic Asquith KCMG – High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in India
Jamaica
HE Ms Aloun Ndmobet-Assamba  -  (past) High Commissioner for Jamaica in the United Kingdom
HE Mr David Fitton, CMG  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Jamaica
Kenya
HE Mr Nic Hailey - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Kenya
Kiribati
Mr Michael Walsh  -  Honorary Consul for the Republic of Kiribati in the the United Kingdom
HE Mr Martin Fidler - (past) Acting High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Kiribati
Lesotho
HE Felleng Makeka  -  High Commissioner for Lesotho in the United Kingdom
HE Dame Judith Macgregor DCMG LVO - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Lesotho
Malaysia
HE Mrs Vicki Treadell, CMG MVO  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Malaysia
Malawi
HE Mr Kena Mphonda - High Commissioner for Malawi in the United Kingdom and in Malta
Malta
HE Mr Norman Hamilton  -  High Commissioner for Malta in the United Kingdom
HE the Hon John Aquilina U.O.M  -  High Commissioner for Malta in India
HE Mr Rob Luke  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Malta
Mauritius 
HE Mr Abhimanu Kundasamy - (past)  -  High Commissioner for Mauritius in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Jonathan Drew, MBE  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Mauritius
Mozambique
HE Mr Carlos Dos Santos - (past) High Commissioner for Mozambique in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Shaun Cleary - (past) High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Mozambique
Namibia
HE Mr Steve Katjiuanjo - High Commissioner for the Republic of Namibia in the United Kingdom
HE Ms Jo Lomas - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in the Republic of Namibia
Nauru
Mr Martin Weston  -  Honary Consul for the Republic of Nauru in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Dominic Meiklejohn OBE - (past) High Commisioner for the United Kingdom in Nauru
New Zealand
HE Dr the Rt Hon Sir Lockwood Smith KNZM  -  High Commissioner for New Zealand in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Jonathan Sinclair, LVO  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdon in New Zealand
Nigeria
HE Dr Dalhatu Sarki Tafida, OFR - (past)  High Commissioner for Nigeria in the United Kingdom
HE Dr Andrew Pocock, CMG - (past)  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Nigeria
Pakistan
HE Syed Ibne Abbas – High Commissioner for Pakistan in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Phillip Barton - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Pakistan
Papua New Guinea
HE Ms Winnie Anna Kiap  -  High Commissioner for Papua New Guinea in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Simon Tonge  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Papua New Guinea
Rwanda
HE Mr Williams Nkurunzizia - (past) High Commissioner for Rwanda in the United Kingdom
HE Mr William Gelling OBE - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Rwanda
St Christopher & Nevis
HE Mr Kevin M. Issac  -  High Commissioner of St Christopher & Nevis in the United Kingdom
HE Mrs Victoria Dean- High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in St Christopher & Nevis
St Lucia
HE Dr Ernest Hilaire - (past) High Commissioner for Saint Lucia in the United Kingdom
HE Mrs Victoria Dean - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in St Lucia
St Vincent & The Grenadines
HE Cenio Lewis – High Commissioner for St Vincent & The Grenadines in the United Kingdom
HE Mrs Victoria Dean – High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in St Vincent & The Grenadines
Samoa
HE Mr Jonathan Sinclair LVO - High Commissioner for the United Kingdon in Samoa
Seychelles
HE Mrs Marie-Pierre Lloyd  - High Commissioner for Seychelles in the United Kingdom
HE Ms Caron Rohsler - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Seychelles
Sierra Leone
HE Mr Guy Warrington - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Sierra Leone
Singapore
HE Ms Foo Chi Hsia  -  High Commissioner for the Republic of Singapore in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Scott Wightman, CMG  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Singapore
Solomon Islands
HE Mr Dominic Meiklejohn, OBE - (past) High Commissioner for the UK in Solomon Islands
South Africa
HE Mr Obed Miaba  -  High Commissioner for the Republic of South Africa in the United Kingdom
HE Dame Judith Macgregor, DCMG, LVO  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in South Africa
Sri Lanka
HE Dr Chanaka Talpahewa -(past)  Acting High Commissioner for Sri Lanka in the United Kingdom
HE Mr James Dauris - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Sri Lanka
Swaziland
HE Mrs Dumsile T. Sukati  -  High Commissioner for the Kingdom of Swaziland in the United Kingdom
HE Dame Judith Macgregor, DCMG, LVO - High Commissioner for the Inited Kingdom in Swaziland
Tanzania
HE Ms Dianne Melrose - High Commissioner for t he United Kingdom in Tanzania
Tonga
HE Mr S Sonata Tupuo  -  Acting High Commissioner for Tonga in the United Kingdom
Trinidad & Tobago
HE Mr Garvin Nicholas - (past)  High Commissioner for Trinidad & Tobago in the United Kingdom
HE Mr Tim Stew MBE - High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Trinidad & Tobago
Tuvalu
HE Mr Martin Fidler - (past) Acting High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Tuvalu
Uganda
HE Ms Alison Blackburne  -  High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Uganda
Vanuatu
HE Mr Dominic Meiklejohn OBE - (past) High Commissioner for  the UK in Vanuatu
Zambia
HE Mr Muyeba S. Chikonde – High Commissioner for Zambia in the United Kingdom
HE Mr James Thornton - (past) High Commissioner for the United Kingdom in Zambia


HONORARY COMMONWEALTH VICE-PRESIDENTS
The Marquess of Salisbury, KCVO, PC, DL  -  Chairman, Thames Diamond Jubilee Foundation
The Rt Hon. the Baroness D'Souza CMG
The Rt. Hon. Baroness Amos  -  Director of SAOS, University of London
Lord Bilimoria, CBE, DL  -  Founding Chairman, UK - India Business Council
The Rt. Hon. the Lord Patten of Barnes, CH  -  Chancellor, University of Oxford
Dr Danny Sriskandarajah  -  Secretary-General, CIVICUS
Gregory Belton, CVO, KHS  -  Chairman, The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award
Professor John Wood, OBE  -  Secretary-General, Association of Commonwealth Universities
The Rt. Hon. Lord Howell of Guildford  -  Chairman, Council of Commonwealth Societies
Dr Rosemary Preston  -  Executive Chair, Council for Education in the Commonwealth
The Lord Marland – Chairman, Commonwealth Enterprise & Investment Council
Vijay Krishnarayan  -  Director, Commonwealth Foundation
Sir John Daniel - (past)  -  President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning
Akbar Khan - Secretary-General, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
Andrew Tuggey, DL  -  Secretary, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, UK
Professor Tim Unwin  -  Secretary General, Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation
Dame Mary Richardson - (past)  -  Chairman, English Speaking Union
Sir Ronald Sanders, KCMG  -  Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies
Michael Lake, CBE  -  Director, Royal Commonwealth Society
Major General Roddy Porter, MBE  -  Director-General, Royal Over-Seas League
Kevin McGrath  -  Trustee, Victoria League

HONORARY MUSIC VICE-PRESIDENTS
Amanda Forsyth – Canada
Anup Kumar Biswas – India
Leon Bosch - South Africa
Rohan de Saram - Sri Lanka
Wayne Marshall - United Kingdom