H.E TAMBA JOHN SYLVERNUS LAMINA
SIERRA LEONE HIGH COMMISSIONER TO THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND
H.E Tamba Lamina assumed functions as Sierra Leone High Commissioner to the United Kingdom on 25th October 2018.
Prior to his appointment as High Commissioner, HE Tamba Lamina lived and worked in the United Kingdom for over two decades. As a former Healthcare professional, Mr. Lamina holds over 20 years of Strategic Managerial and Leadership experience within the UK National Health Sector, having worked for renowned organizations like BUPA and Care UK Ltd. He has experience working in various hospitals in the UK including St Thomas Hospital, Radcliffe Infirmary Hospital, Kings College NHS Trust, Royal Free Hampstead Hospital and Southwark Primary Care Trust.
He undertook graduate studies in Fourah Bay College Sierra Leone and completed post-graduate studies at Kings College University London, where he holds a M.Sc. degree in Professional Leadership in Healthcare. Mr Lamina also holds qualifications in various fields of study including journalism, Politics, Philosophy and Education.
An enthusiast for community relations, Mr Lamina has led various Sierra Leonean organisations including the Sierra Leone People’s Party UK and Ireland branch.
His hobbies include playing tennis, swimming, cycling and reading.
H.E. Tamba Lamina is married with 4 children.