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Team Ireland in Egypt

The Embassy works to enhance the political and economic relationship between Ireland and Egypt; maintain and strengthen links with our Irish diaspora; and promote Ireland and Irish culture.


Damien Cole
Deputy Head of Mission:
Vincent Herlihy

Shane Gleeson

Honorary Consulates

The Embassy of Ireland in Cairo is also responsible for covering Ireland’s relations with Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria where we do not maintain embassies. The Embassy is assisted in its work by the Honorary Consulates of Ireland in these three countries, who provide passport, consular and visa services. 

Alexandria Honorary Consul

Mr. Hisham G Helmy
Honorary Consul of Ireland
55 Sultan Hussein Street
Tower A
Second Floor
Tel: + 203 484 3317
Fax: + 203 484 3320

Diplomatic and Consular Information for Jordan

Mr. Ramsey George Khoury
Honorary Consul of Ireland
MEDICA Centre Building
No. 4 Mecca Street
Um Uthina

Tel: + 962 6 553 3616
Fax: + 962 6 551 6804
Postal Address: P.O. Box 306, Amman 11118, Jordan

Diplomatic and Consular Information for Lebanon

Mr. Georges H. Siam
Honorary Consulate General of Ireland
Badaro 2000 Building 1st Floor
Badaro Street

Tel: + 961 139 5005
Fax: + 961 139 2005

Syria Honorary Consul

Mr. Naji-Pierre Chaoui
Honorary Consul of Ireland
P.O. Box 46

Tel: +963 11 334 2144
Fax: +963 11 222 1320

Irish State Agencies

While State Agencies (Bord Bia, Enterprise Ireland, IDA Ireland and Tourism Ireland) are not represented in Egypt, the Embassy is pleased to act as a liaison, to promote trade, tourism and inward investment to Ireland.