H.E. Sotirios Zackheos
H.E. Sotirios Zackheos, Cypriot ambassador.
Zackheos, H.E. Sotirios was born on January 24, 1950 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Bachelor in Law, University Athens, 1972. Bachelor in Economics and Political Science, University Athens, 1976. Master of Arts in Political Science, Stanford University, 1977.
Corporation leader, credit control manager N.P. Lanitis Group of Companies. Attache in economic division and protocol department Ministry Foreign Affairs, 1974—1975, director Director-Generals Office, 1975—1976, secretary political affairs division, 1977—1979, clerk Cyrpus Embassy in Moscow, 1979—1985, agricultural director economic and cultural department, 1985—1987, director department coordination, enlightenment and planning, 1987—1989, first Cyprus resident ambassador to China with concurrent accreditations to Japan, Pakistan, Philippines and Mongolia, 1989—1993, director economic affairs division, non-resident ambassador of Cyprus to Lebanon, 1993, director political affairs division, 1995, permanent representative to United Nations Office Geneva, 1996—1997, New York City, since 1997.