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The Embassy’s History

Find out about the Embassy's history, including the establishment of diplomatic relations and our former Ambassadors.

Diplomatic relations were established with Brazil in 1975, and an Embassy was opened in Dublin in 1992 and in Brasília in October 2001.

Previous Irish Ambassadors to Brazil

Name Years served in Mission
Martin Greene 2001-2006
Michael Hoey 2006-2010
Frank Sheridan 2010-2014
Brian Glynn 2014 - 2018
Seán Hoy 2018 - Date