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Mr. Alva Browne

Mr. Alva Browne

Permanent Secretary (PS) Alva Browne is the civil servant head of the Ministry. He oversees all of the departments (Policy and Research, Protocol and Consular, Administration and Finance, and all overseas missions).
PS Browne holds undergraduate academic qualifications in Government and Public Sector Management from the University of the West Indies, and postgraduate qualifications in Contemporary Diplomacy from the University of Malta. In addition, the PS holds certificates in executive leadership, diplomacy, and negotiation techniques from various institutions regionally and internationally.
Mr. Browne joined the Ministry as a Foreign Service Officer in 2009 and has moved swiftly through the ranks. Prior to his appointment, he served at the Policy and Research Department of the Ministry (Asia and Middle East Desk Officer), as well as at Grenada's Missions in Beijing, Caracas and New York.
In his increasingly limited spare time, Alva Browne enjoys the outdoors and all things related to Grenada's one of a kind carnival celebrations. He is married with one daughter.