Ivan Korčok

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

Plenipotentiary of the Government for the Slovak Presidency in the Council of the EU
 

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: kast2@mzv.sk
splnomocnenec.skpres@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

1 May 2016 –  “Ministre Délégué” – representing the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU in relation to the EU institutions
23 March 2016 – State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
August 2016 –
March 2016
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic
1 July 2015 – 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 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Department of Bilateral Relations
1992 – Ministry of Foreign Relations of the Slovak Republic

OTHER ACTIVITIES

Founding Member of the Centre for European Affairs and the Tatra Summit Conference

LANGUAGE SKILLS

English, German

HOBBIES

Sports, Cuisine