Mr. Giuseppe Busini took up duties as Deputy Head of the EU Delegation to the Kingdom of Thailand in September 2018. Mr. Busini has worked in the EU External Relations service for more than 20 years, covering inter alia South Caucasus, Iran, Central Asia, the Gulf Cooperation Council and India. Before his appointment to Bangkok, he was responsible for the EU's relations with ASEAN and the ASEAN Regional Forum. Mr. Busini holds a master degree with honours in Political Science and a PhD in International Relations and Contemporary History, both obtained at the University of Perugia (Italy). In addition to his Italian mother tongue, Mr. Busini is fluent in English, French and Spanish. He is married and has three sons.