The Ambassador-designate - Curriculum Vitae

Nikolaus Graf Lambsdorff

Born on 10 August 1954 in Cologne, Germany
Married, one son

as of July 2017
Ambassador, German Embassy Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2013 - 2017
Consul General to the Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR
2010 - 2013
Ambassador, Special Envoy for Southeast Europe, Turkey and the EFTA-States
2007 - 2010
Ambassdor to the Republic of Moldova
2005 - 2007
Head of Division for Public Diplomacy in Europe, North America, Former Soviet Union, Federal Foreign Office, Berlin
2003 - 2005
Dep. Special Representative and Head of the EU Pillar of the UN Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK)
2002 - 2003
Senior Political Adviser to the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Kosovo
1998 - 2002
Deputy Section Head, European Security and Defence Policy
1997 - 1998
Head of Economic Section, Office of the High Representative in Brcko, Bosnia and Herzegovina
1993 - 1997
Deputy Director, Economic Section, German Embassy in Washington
1992 - 1993
Cultural and Press Officer, German Embassy in Tallinn, Estonia
1989 - 1992
Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
1987 - 1989
Press Officer, German Embassy in Jakarta
1986 - 1987
Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
1984 - 1986
Foreign Service Training at the Federal Foreign Office
1982 - 1983
Post-graduate course of the German Development Institute in Berlin and in Egypt
1982
Master's degree in economics
1981 - 1982
Traineeship at Blohm & Voss (shipyard), Hamburg
1981
Master's degree in political science, University of Hamburg
1975 - 1976
Military Service
1975
Abitur, Landrat-Lucas-Gymnasium, Opladen
1973
High School Graduation, Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA

The Ambassador-designate - Curriculum Vitae

Ambassador Nikolaus Graf Lambsdorff