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Consul General Rainer Schmiedchen

22.11.2017 - Article

Curriculum Vitae

1979
Higher education entrance qualification (Abitur)
1979 – 1982
Military service (Navy)
1982 – 1987
University, South-Asian studies and history, M.A.
1987 – 1991
Assistant to the board of a foreign-trade company
1989 – 1990
Postgraduate course in foreign-trade economics
1991 – 1993
Federal Foreign Office, Foreign Service training
1993 – 1994
Federal Foreign Office, South Asia Division
1994 – 1997
German Embassy in Colombo
1997 – 2000
German Consulate General in Novosibirsk, Consul
2000 – 2004
Federal Foreign Office, Directorate-General for Economic Affairs
2004 – 2007
European Commission in Brussels
2007 – 2008
Federal Foreign Office, Deputy Head of Division
2008 – 2010
German Bundestag, Political Advisor
2010 – 2011
Federal Foreign Office, Deputy Head of Division
2011 – 2015
Consul General in Kolkata
Since August 2015
Consul General of Germany in Karachi