Biography of H.E. Mr Eric LAVERTU, Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka [fr]
Eric LAVERTU, born on 7 December 1955
MA in Political Science
“Hors Classe” Adviser for Foreign Affairs
Positions held :
Central administration (French Nationals Abroad and Foreigners in France), 1991 – 1993;
Third Secretary in Islamabad, 1993-1996;
Second Secretary in Santo Domingo, 1996 – 1998;
Political Counsellor in United Nations special mission in Kabul, 1998-1999
First Secretary, Cooperation and Culture Counselor in Addis-Ababa, 1999-2002;
Second Counsellor, Cooperation and Culture Counselor in Kabul, 2002-2004;
Diplomatic Counsellor to the Director & Head of the Central Europe countries office, Department of International relations, Directorate General of Armaments, Ministry of Defense, 2004-2006.
Diplomatic and financial Counsellor to the Director & Head of the financial mechanisms and agreements office, Department of International relations, Directorate General of Armaments, Ministry of Defense,, 2006-2008;
Second Counsellor in Santiago, 2008-2012;
Consul General, Head of the Economic Section in Bangalore, 2012-2015;
Assistant Director and then Deputy Director, Crisis and Support Centre, September 2015.