Peter F. Mulrean, Deputy Permanent Representative
Peter Mulrean is the Deputy Permanent Representative at the U.S. Mission to the UN in Geneva.
A native of Boston, Mr. Mulrean joined the U.S. Foreign Service in 1988 and spent much of the first part of his career dealing with the Balkans, serving at the American Consulate General in Zagreb; coordinating U.S. humanitarian assistance to Bosnia during the war; and establishing an observation mission for the Conference for Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE). He also served two years at the American Embassy in New Delhi, India.
After a tour of duty in The Hague, Mr. Mulrean became the State Department’s first exchange diplomat to the European Commission in Brussels, followed by an assignment as Deputy Political Counselor at the U.S. Mission to the European Union. Returning to Washington, Mr. Mulrean was Deputy Director of the Office for the Promotion of Human Rights and Democracy in the Department of State’s Bureau of Democracy Human Rights and Labor.
In 2004, Mr. Mulrean established the Regional Office of the Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) in Tunis and was its Director for four years. He then became Counselor for Refugee and Migration Affairs at the U.S. Mission in Geneva. Most recently, Mr. Mulrean was the State Department Director of Interagency Provincial Affairs at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, coordinating the efforts of more than 450 U.S. Government civilians across Afghanistan.
Mr. Mulrean is married and has two daughters.