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Previous Directors-General


Directors-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva

Michael MØLLER (Achievements) (Speeches) (Articles)Denmark2013-2019
Kassym-Jomart TOKAYEV (Speeches) (Articles)Kazakhstan2011-2013
Sergei ORDZHONIKIDZE (Speeches)Russia2002-2011
Vladimir PETROVSKYRussia1993-2002
Antoine BLANCAFrance1992-1993
Jan MARTENSONSweden1987-1992
Erik SUYBelgium1983-1987
Luigi COTTAFAVI Italy1978-1983
Vittorio WINSPEARE-GUICCIARDIItaly1968-1978
Pier Pasquale SPINELLIItaly1957-1968


Directors of the European Office of the United Nations


Adrian PELTNetherlands1952-1957
Wlodzimierz MODEROWPoland1946-1952


From 1 January 1966, the Director of the European Office of the United Nations was renamed Director-General.

On 1 February 1966, the European Office of the United Nations became the United Nations Office at Geneva. For more information on the history of the Office, see under history.