Adam Ereli is Vice Chairman of Mercury’s Washington, DC office and co-leader of the Mercury International Affairs operation. Ambassador Ereli is a proven leader and innovator in the fields of foreign government relations, international education, business development, commercial advocacy, and media relations and crisis communications. Before joining Mercury’s Washington D.C. office, Ambassador Ereli built a 24-year career as a Foreign Service Officer with the Department of State. During his distinguished tenure, the Ambassador developed close relationships with leaders in government, business and the media in the United States and the Middle East.
Prior to joining the diplomatic corps, Ambassador Ereli was an investigative reporter in Paris, France, where he wrote on politics and international affairs. Ambassador Ereli has a bachelor’s degree from Yale University and a master’s degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. He speaks French and Arabic.