Quinton Mark Quayle
is a British diplomat. Educated at Bromsgrove School
and University of Bristol
, he entered the Foreign Office in 1977 and studied Thai at the School of Oriental and African Studies
, University of London.
As a junior diplomat, he studied at Chiang Mai University
In February 2007, he was appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador
to the Kingdom of Thailand
and Lao People's Democratic Republic
. He took up this post in August 2007, succeeding Mr. David Fall
, who retired as Ambassador and from the Diplomatic Service. He is due to leave this post in November 2010.
Quayle was previously the Ambassador for the United Kingdom
) between November 2002 and May 2006, replaced by Robin Barnett
He has spent a lot of time promoting trade and his most recent job before his posting to Bangkok was International Group Director with UK Trade and Investment
. He has also worked in the private sector for Price Waterhouse
Management Consultants. He has a wife, Alison Quayle and two sons, Christopher and Alexander.
Before being sent to Romania
, Quayle's previous postings included:
- Who's Who, A&C Black 2009