- Counsellor (Commercial/Political) and Senior Trade Commissioner
Alexandre Côté joined the High Commission of Canada to Mozambique in September 2014 as Counsellor and Senior Regional Trade Commissioner where he leads commercial relations with Mozambique, Angola, the DRC, and Malawi, Swaziland and Congo-Brazzaville.
Since joining Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada in 2008, he has served as Deputy Director, South America Relations (Colombia, Chile, Peru and the Pacific Alliance), and as Deputy Director (Americas and Europe), Stabilization and Reconstruction Task Force. Prior to this, Côté served with the United Nations in Burkina Faso, Italy, Mauritius, South Africa, Kenya, and with NGOs in Haiti and Canada.
He graduated from Glendon College, York University, Toronto with a BA in international relations and from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom, with an MA (Economics) development administration and management.