Nicholas Bowler


His Majesty's Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

2023 to present Bishkek, His Majesty’s Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic

2020 to 2023 Kyiv, Head of UK Programmes in Ukraine

2017 to 2020 Occupied Palestinian Territories, Team Leader, Governance and Security

2015 to 2017 Bishkek, Department for International Development, Deputy and Acting Development Director for Central Asia

2014 to 2015 Kabul, Governance Adviser

2013 to 2014 London, Coffey International, Evaluation Manager

2008 to 2013 London, Coffey International and Palladium, Programme Manager and Governance Expert


2011 MSC Development Studies (School of Oriental and African Studies)

2007 BSC Political Science (University of Birmingham)

Session 2: Mining, Energy and Climate Change in Kyrgyzstan
27 November 2023 / 11:00 - 11:30 | Auditorium

Strategic partnerships on critical raw materials with Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia and Mongolia

Brief remarks about the opportunities for UK firms in the Eastern Europe and Central Asian region in the mining sector.
The Ambassador will also highlight the first ever visit of the Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Kyrgyz Republic to the UK with a programme focused on mining sector and investment potential of Kyrgyzstan.