Ambassador of France to Namibia HE Sébastien Minot


Sébastien MINOT, born on 28 January 1971

Former student from Ecole Normale Supérieure (School of Higher Education and Research)
Former student from Ecole Nationale d’Administration (School of Public Admisnistration), class “Cyrano de Bergerac”, 1999

Foreign Affairs counsellor hors classe


  • Central Administration (Asia and Oceania), 1999-2001
  • (Political and Security Affairs), 2001-2004
  • second counsellor in Abidjan, 2004-2008
  • Auditor at the Diplomatic Institut, april-june 2007
  • second counsellor, press counsellor in Rome (Quirinal), 2008-2012
  • Central Administration, deputy director of Central Africa (Africa and Indian Ocean), 2012-2016
  • On standby, 2016-2018
  • deputy general secretary at the ambassadors congress, may-november 2018
  • Seconded to the Agence française de Développement (AFD) as deputy director of the Africa branch since November 2018.



Last updated on: 5 November 2020