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Dieter Walter HALLER

Born on 26th January 1954 in Trossingen/Baden-Württemberg

Education

1973
 High School Examination

1973 - 1974

Military Service
1975 - 1980  
Studies of Political Sciences / International Law / English Language and Literature at Tübingen and Cambridge (UK)

Career
1981 - 1983
Federal Foreign Office Bonn - Diplomatic Academy
1983 - 1984
Federal Foreign Office Bonn - Desk Officer Latin America Division
1984 - 1988
German Embassy Santiago de Chile - Head of Legal Department / Consul
1989 - 1991
Federal Foreign Office Bonn, Counsellor; NATO Security Policy Divison
1991 - 1995
German Embassy Nairobi - Political Counsellor
1995 - 2000
Federal Foreign Office Bonn, Policy Planning Staff
2000 - 2003
German Embassy Santiago de Chile - Chargé d'Affaires / Deputy Head of Mission
2003 - 2005
Office of the Federal Chancellor Berlin - Director for Asia, Africa, Near and Middle East, Latin America
2005 - 2007
Federal Foreign Office Berlin - Deputy Chief of Staff
2007 - 2011
Ambassador - German Embassy Pretoria, South Africa
2011 - January 2014
German Ambassador in Riyadh/Saudi Arabia
February 2014 - July 2016
Director General for Economic Affairs and Sustainable Development
since 24 July 2016
German Ambassador in Riyadh/Saudi Arabia


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