Fiona Clouder has wide experience of Latin America, including as the British Ambassador to Chile (2014-2018) and as Regional Ambassador, Latin America and Caribbean, COP26 (2020-2022) driving diplomatic engagement at the top of governments and business, to build partnerships and influence for the UN Climate Change Conference - COP26 – outcomes and a Net Zero world. She is also a Distinguished Fellow of RUSI (Royal United Services Institute). She previously led the FCO (Foreign & Commonwealth Office, now FCDO) strategy on Latin America (the Canning Agenda). Fiona joined the FCO in 2001, from the Research Councils (now UKRI) to build and lead the global Science and Innovation Network (UKSIN). Now working in the private sector, she continues to focus on Latin America, business links and government relations.