Curriculum Vitae Ute König

1979School-leaving examination

Law studies in Bielefeld, Lausanne (Switzerland) and Freiburg

University Degree
Second German Law Degree
joined German Foreign Office, Bonn, UN Human Rights Section
1990-1993Head of the Legal and Consular Department, German Embassy in Tel Aviv
1993-1994Foreign Policy Unit of the German President's Office, Bonn
1994-1997Private Secretary to the German President Roman Herzog
1997-2000Counsellor, Political Affairs, German Embassy, London
2000-2004Deputy Head of Division, Personnel Management, German Foreign Office , Berlin
2004-2008Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy Windhoek
2008-2011Director German Information Centre, Pretoria
2011-2015Head of Division International Criminal Law, German Foreign Office, Berlin
2015-2019German Ambassador to Nicaragua
2019-2023German Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago
since August 2023German Ambassador to Malawi

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