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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Travel Advice: COVID-19

As the probability of infection with COVID-19 remains present, Slovenian citizens wishing to travel abroad are advised to follow the news on the spread of the virus, especially on the planned route, to check the conditions of entry into the country of destination, and to comply with local rules. Slovenian citizens returning from abroad are advised to follow the recommendations of the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ).

Current information on border crossings, measures at the border upon entry into Slovenia and the lists of countries can be found on the special page Border Crossing.

Date and place of birth:

29 October 1965, Maribor, Slovenia

Citizenship:

Slovene

Marital status:

married, 2 sons 

Languages:

English (C2), Polish (C1), French (B2), Arabic (B2), Russian (A2)

Education:

University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Law, BA/MA

Professional experience:

2018 - present: Embassy Cairo, Ambassador

2014 - 2018: Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union, Brussels, Minister Plenipotentiary, Deputy Political and Security Committee Ambassador, Delegate to the RELEX Working Group;

2010 - 2014: Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union, Brussels, Minister Plenipotentiary, Delegate to the COASI and COTRA Working Groups;

2009 - 2010: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Kiev, Ukraine, First Counsellor, Political Affairs;

2008 - 2009: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana, Minister Plenipotentiary, Economic Diplomacy Department;

2004 - 2008: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Warsaw, Poland, Counsellor, Political and Economic Affairs;

2001 - 2004: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana, First Secretary and Deputy Head, Personnel Department;

1996 - 2001: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Cairo, Egypt, Attaché, Consular Affairs, Administrative and Financial Affairs;

1993 - 1996: Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia, Cairo, Egypt, Consular Affairs, Administrative and Financial Affairs.