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02.02.2018 - Article

Holger Ziegeler

Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Born on 20th June 1961 in Regensburg, Germany.
He is married and has 3 children.

  

Professional Experience
since 2016       Consul General, German Consulate General Jeddah
2014 - 2016     Head, External Economic Promotion & Economic Consultancy Task Force, Foreign Office, Berlin
2013 - 2014    Special Representative for International Economic Partnerships and Alliances and B20 Sherpa,
                          Federation of German Industries, Berlin
2012 - 2013    Director, German Information Center USA, German Embassy, Washington DC
2012                seconded to High-Level Seminar on Security Policy, Federal Academy for Security Studies, Berlin
2011                 Coordinator, Afghanistan Bonn Conference 2011, Task Force Afghanistan/Pakistan, 
                           Foreign Office, Berlin
2009 - 2011      Deputy Head, Development Policy Division, Foreign Office, Berlin
2007 - 2009     seconded to World Bank/IMF Division, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and
                           Development, Berlin
2003 - 2007     Counsellor, Political and Economic Affairs, German Embassy Addis Ababa
1999 - 2003     Deputy Consul General, German Consulate General Miami FL
1996 - 1999     Deputy Head, Information Technology Policy Division, Foreign Office, Bonn
1994 - 1996     1st Secretary, Cultural Affairs and Public Diplomacy, German Embassy Asunción
1993 - 1994     Desk Officer, Public Relations Division, Foreign Office, Bonn
1992 - 1993     Attaché, Diplomatic Academy, Foreign Office, Bonn
 
1987 - 1992     Siemens Austria
1991 - 1992     Subsystem Manager, Programs and Systems Engineering, Vienna
1990 - 1991     Project Manager, Programs and Systems Engineering, Vienna
1987 - 1990    Systems Engineer, Artificial Intelligence Projects Group, Vienna
 

Education
1980 - 1987 -  Physics and General Linguistics, University of Regensburg
1987                 Diplom-Physiker
1983 - 1984 -  Physics, University of Vienna
1982 - 1983 -  Physics, Ohio State University, Columbus OH
1983                 Master of Science
1980 - 1983 -  Physics and Mathematics, University of Regensburg
1971 - 1980 -  Goethe-Gymnasium, Regensburg
1980   Abitur 

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