Mark Andrew Capes
Former Deputy Governor of Anguilla and Bermuda
Mark Andrew Capes is a British diplomat who previously served as Deputy Governor of Anguilla.
Mark Andrew Capes is a British diplomat who is currently serving as the Governor of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. Capes was appointed to this role in 2011. His previous roles have included diplomatic appointments in Austria, Nigeria, Portugal, Jordan, Yugoslavia, and New Zealand, and appointments as deputy governor in Anguilla and Bermuda.
2009-2011: Turks and Caicos Islands Government, Chief Executive
2006-2009: Bermuda, Deputy Governor
2002-2006: Anguilla, Deputy Governor
1999-2002: FCO, Deputy Head of Parliamentary Relations and Devolution Department
1994-1999: Wellington, First Secretary Economic/Trade Policy/Environment
1991-1994: Turks and Caicos Islands, Deputy Chief Secretary
1989-1991: FCO, Second Secretary, West Indian and Atlantic Department
1986-1989: Vienna, Third Secretary Political
1982-1985: Lagos, Third Secretary Commercial
1975-1982: Assignments in Portugal, Jordan, Yugoslavia and the FCO
Capes is married to Tamara and his two daughters - Alexandra and Sarah