Ambassador Beate Grzeski

15.12.2023 - Article

Curriculum Vitae

As of 15 November 2023 Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Australia
2022 – 2023 Ambassador, Special Envoy for the Pacific Island States
German Embassy Canberra
2017 – 2022 Deputy Head of Mission
German Embassy Moscow
2015 - 2017 Ambassador, Commissioner for Refugees and Migration
Federal Foreign Office
2014 – 2015 Director for International Academic Relations and Public Diplomacy, Dialogue among Civilizations,
Federal Foreign Office
2011 – 2014 Minister, Head of Economic Department
German Embassy Beijing
2006 – 2011 Head of Division EU Justice and Home Affairs, Advisor on EU Law
Federal Foreign Office
2003 – 2006Advisor on Strategic Planning, Directorate General
Cultural Affairs, Federal Foreign Office

2002 – 2003

Special Advisor to Head of EPP Group
European Convention, Brussels
2002 Director Economic Working Table
Stability Pact for South-Eastern Europe, Brussels
1999 – 2002 Private Secretary to Special Coordinator of Stability Pact for
South-Eastern Europe, Brussels
1999 Desk Officer Protocol Department
Federal Foreign Office
1996 – 1999 Private Secretary to President of German Bundestag

1994 – 1996

Desk Officer Global Economic Affairs
Federal Foreign Office
1991 – 1994 First Secretary Environment and Transport
German Embassy The Hague
1989 – 1991Desk Officer Political Directorate General
Federal Foreign Office
1988 Second State Examination in Law
1984First State Examination in Law, University Munich

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