Curriculum Vitae


Curriculum Vitae
Since August 2017
Consul General, German Consulate General Kolkata
2015 - 2017
Diplomatic Liaison to President (Speaker) of German Parliament
2013 - 2015
German Embassy Niamey/Niger, Ambassador
2010 - 2013
German Embassy Kaula Lumpur/ Malaysia, Deputy Head of Mission
2006 - 2010
Federal Foreign Office Berlin, Africa Dept., Deputy Head of Division
2002 - 2006
German Embassy Brasilia /Brazil, Head of Press, Public Affairs and Cultural Section
2000 - 2002
UNICEF Country Office Yangon/Myanmar, Advisor for Child Rights
1998 -2000
Federal Foreign Office Bonn/ Berlin, Human Rights Task Force, Advisor
1995 - 1998
Permanent Mission to United Nations, New York, Human Rights Advisor
1992 - 1994
German Embassy Luanda/Angola, Deputy Head of Mission
1990 - 1992
Federal Foreign Office, Diplomatic Training Course, Attaché
1988 - 1990
University of the Witwatersrand Johannesberg, Dept. of Paediatrics, Medical Officer

Born in Memmingen/ Allgaü on 2nd of September 1959

Education: Medical studies at Würzburg, Tübingen and Liverpool/UK University: 

State examination; M.D. thesis in child and adoloscent psychiatry Kennedy School of Government,

Harvard University: Master in Public Administration (MPA)