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Ambassador Jörn Rohde

Ambassador Jörn Rohde

Ambassador Jörn Rohde, © German Embassy Colombo

22.11.2017 - Article

Born on 16 January 1959 in Bern, Switzerland, married with Sonia Lapointe, four children

1979                                                                  

High School exam

1979 - 1981

German Navy

1981 - 1985

Studies of Economics, Poitics, Modern History at Freiburg University/Germany and Trent University/Canada (1983/84) M.A. at Freiburg University

1986 - 1987

College of Europe Bruges/Belgium; Diploma in Advanced European Studies

1988 - 1990

Diplomatic Academy at the Federal Foreign Office

1990 - 1991

South Asia Desk officer, Federal Foreign Office

1991 - 1993

Cultural Attaché, German Embassy Jakarta

1993 - 1996

National Expert, European Commission, DG I A, Brussels

1996 - 1999

EU desk officer, Federal Foreign Office, Council of Europe

1999 - 2001

Deputy Consul General, German Consulate General Osaka/Japan

2001 - 2002

German Parliament – Adviser foreign affairs

2002 - 2006

Deputy Head of Unit for Cabinet and Parliamentary Affairs Federal Foreign Office

2006 - 2009

Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy Ottawa

2009 - 2013

Head of East Asia Division, Federal Foreign Office

2013 - 2016

Consul General, German Consulate General Bangalore

Seit August 2016

Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives



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