Monday, 27 March 2023, Belweder Palace, Warsaw, Republic of Poland: The President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda received the letters of credence of the Princely Ambassador of Monaco (non-resident) Lorenzo Ravano. The Polish head of state was accompanied by the Head of the International Policy Office, Marcin Przydacz.
Lorenzo Livio Maria Ravano is well-acquainted to Poland, a country he has visited in several occasions. Ambassador Ravano speaks the German, French, Italian, English and Spanish languages, and served previously in the capacity as Minister-Counsellor-Deputy Head of Mission of the Princely Monégasque Embassy to Germany, Poland and Austria as well as Deputy Permanent Representative of the Principality of Monaco to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and International Organizations based in Vienna from 2017, and up to his first ambassadorship. He is resident in Germany, wherein he was accredited before Federal President Dr. Steinmeier on 21 June 2022. In Austria, he presented credentials to Federal President Alexander van der Bellen on 3 November 2022.
Before arriving in Germany, Ambassador Ravano served in the capacity as Counsellor, subsequently First Counsellor (from 2016) and Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of Monaco in the United States of America and Canada, Deputy Permanent Observer of the Principality of Monaco to the Organization of American States (from 2011). Serving in Washington D.C. from 2008 through 2017.
The Ambassador holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from the International University of Monaco, summa cum laude. Moreover, a Postgraduate European Education and Diploma in International Marketing issued by the Academy of Brussels.
For further information
Polish Presidency: https://www.prezydent.pl/aktualnosci/listy-uwierzytelniajace/listy-uwierzytelniajace-od-nowych-ambasadorow-w-polsce,66241
Embassy of the Principality of Monaco in Germany (also accredited to Poland, Austria): https://www.gouv.mc/Action-Gouvernementale/Monaco-a-l-International/La-Diplomatie-et-la-Presence-Internationale/Relations-bilaterales/Tous-les-Pays/Allemagne