Ivan Korčok

State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic


Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
Hlboká cesta 2
833 36 Bratislava 37
Slovak Republic
Tel.: + 421 2 5978 3201
+ 421 2 5978 3202
Fax: + 421 2 5978 3209
E-mail: kast1@mzv.sk

Date of Birth: 4 April 1964
Place of Birth:: Banská Bystrica
Nationality: Slovak
Married, 2 sons

BACKGROUND

1983 - 1987 Economic University, Bratislava, Slovakia
1991 - 1995 Comenius University, Bratislava, Postgraduate Institute for International Relations

 

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

2017 - present  Acting Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
2015 - present
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
2016 - 2017 Ministre Délégué for the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU
2015 - 2017
Plenipotentiary of the Government for the Slovak Presidency in the Council of the EU
2009 - 2015
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the EU, Brussels
2005 - 2009 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Slovak Republic to the Federal Republic of Germany, Berlin
2002 - 2003 Member of the European Convention, Bussels
2003 Head of the Delegation of the Slovak Republic on the Accession Talks to NATO
2002 - 2003 Member of the European Convention, Brussels
2002 - 2005 State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic
2001 - 2002
Director General, Division of International Organisations and Security Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic
1999 - 2001 Deputy Head of Mission of the Slovak Republic to NATO, Brussels
1998 - 1999
Counsellor, Chargé d´Affaires a.i., Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Switzerland, Bern
1997 - 1998
Acting Head of the Department for Policy Planning and Analysis, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic
1996 - 1997 Spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic
1993 - 1996
2nd Secretary, Political Affairs, Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Germany, Bonn
1992 - 1993
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Department of Bilateral Relations
1992 - present Ministry of Foreign Relations of the Slovak Republic

 

OTHER ACTIVITIES

Founding Member of the Centre for European Affairs and the Tatra Summit Conference
Member of the Scientific Council of the University of Economics, Bratislava

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS

English, German

 

HOBBIES

Sports, Cuisine