Hervé H. Denis is a career Haitian diplomat with forty years of experience in Public Administration and Business. Educated in Haiti and abroad, Mr. Denis’ career as a civil servant began in 1969 when he joined the General Accounting Inspector Service as an auditor. He was promoted to Deputy General Inspector of the State Public Enterprises. In 1976, he was appointed Vice-Consul of Haiti in Montreal, Canada.
His career as a diplomat includes posts such as Ambassador to the European Common Market and the United Nations Office in Geneva, Ambassador of Haiti to the Dominican Republic, Ambassador of Haiti to Canada, Minister Counselor in West Germany and Chargé d’Affaires ad-hoc in Chile.
Recently, he served as Minister of Defense from 2017 to 2018. In 1985, Denis briefly served as the Minister of Labor and Social Affairs.
Throughout his career, Ambassador Denis has received several awards and decorations including the National Order and Merit of Haiti, the Order of Malta and the Order of St-Jean de Jerusalem. He is a Rotarian since 1994 and past President of Delmas/Aéroport Club for the years 2003-2004 and 2010-2011, Salvation Army Advisory Board Chairman.
He is married with two children, a boy and a girl.