Biography of H.E. Mrs. Aline KUSTER-MENAGER, Ambassador of France to Kenya [fr]

Born on 10th December 1957 and is married to Mr. Jean-Louis Ménager with three children
Bachelor in Economic Science (University of Besançon)
Degree from the Institute of Political Studies (Paris)


  • Recruited by the Ministry of Foreign in April 1980
  • Second Secretary to the French Embassy in Brazzaville (Congo) - 1980-1984
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs (French abroad and Foreigners in France Division) – 1985-1986
  • Deputy Consul to the General Consulate in Yaoundé (Cameroon) – 1987-1991
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Economic Affairs Division) – 1991 -1994
  • First Counsellor and Deputy Permanent Representative to the Economic and social Commission for Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok (Thailand) – 1994-1996
  • Deputy to the Ambassador in Bangkok (Thailand) – 1996 -1998
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs (United Nations and International organizations Directorate – Human Rights Division) - 1998-2001
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Head of division Africa and Indian Ocean (International Cooperation and Development) - 2001-2004
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Head of Planning and Financial affairs (International Cooperation and Development) – 2004-2006
  • Ministry of Ecology and Sustainable Development (Head of International Affairs) – 2006-2010
  • Ambassador in Kampala (Uganda) -2010-2013
  • Ambassador in Cotonou (Benin) - 2013–2016
  • Diplomatic advisor to the Prefect of the Region Bourgogne-Franche Comté – 2016 -2018
  • Ambassador to Kenya and to Somalia – Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Nairobi (July 2018)


Knight of the Legion of Honour

Dernière modification : 24/01/2019

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