Lindsay Croisdale-Appleby

Lindsay Croisdale-Appleby was appointed Director-General EU Exit in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in July 2017, with responsibility for all work affected by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU

Lindsay joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 1996. Prior to his current appointment, he was Director Europe (2015 to 2017). He has served in the UK as Principal Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary (2010 to 2012) and Assistant Director for Recruitment and Development (2008 to 2010).

Overseas, Lindsay has served as British Ambassador to Colombia (2013 to 2015), First Secretary in the UK’s Permanent Representation to the EU (2002 to 2008) and in Venezuela and Nigeria.

Lindsay Croisdale-Appleby trustee term dates

First term: 26 April 2019 - 25 April 2022