Antonia Romeo

Antonia Rebecca Caroline Romeo (née Rice-Evans; born 20 October 1974) is a British civil servant.[1] She is currently serving as the permanent secretary at the Ministry of Justice and Clerk of the Crown in Chancery.[2] She was the permanent secretary at the Department for International Trade and before that, the British consul-general in New York for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and concurrently director-general for economic and commercial affairs in the USA.

Antonia Romeo
Clerk of the Crown in Chancery
Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Justice
Assumed office
18 January 2021
Prime MinisterBoris Johnson
MinisterRobert Buckland
Dominic Raab
Preceded bySir Richard Heaton
Permanent Secretary for the Department for International Trade
In office
March 2017  18 February 2021
Prime MinisterTheresa May
Boris Johnson
MinisterLiam Fox
Liz Truss
Preceded byMartin Donnelly
Succeeded byJohn Alty (acting)
Director-General, Economic and Domestic Secretariat, Cabinet Office
In office
February 2015  October 2015
Prime MinisterDavid Cameron
AmbassadorSir Kim Darroch
Preceded byMelanie Dawes
Succeeded byJonathan Slater
Her Majesty's Consul-General in New York
In office
July 2016  2017
Prime MinisterDavid Cameron
Theresa May
Preceded byDanny Lopez
Succeeded byAntony Phillipson
Personal details
Antonia Rice-Evans

(1974-10-20) 20 October 1974 (age 46)
EducationBrasenose College, Oxford (MA)
Columbia University (MPA)