Curriculum Vitae

Jens Lütkenherm

Born March 29, 1961

Married, 3 children


1987
M.A. History, Political science and German studies at the University of Heidelberg
1988
Enter Federal Foreign Office
1988 – 1990
Diplomatic Academy, Bonn
1990 – 1991
Federal Ministry of Defense, Bonn, Disarmament and Arms Control Division
1991 – 1994
Consulate General in San Francisco, USA, First Secretary
1995 – 1996
German Federal Parliament (Bundestag), Bonn
1997
Foreign Office, Bonn, Arms Export Control Division
1998 – 2002
German Representative Office, Ramallah, Deputy Head of Mission
2002 – 2003
Foreign Office, Berlin, Political Directorate, North America Division
2003 – 2007
Foreign Office, Berlin, European Directorate, Deputy Head of Division for Northern EU countries
2007
Foreign Office, Berlin, Middle East department, Middle East Peace Process Division
2007 – 2010
German Embassy in Warsaw, Poland, First Counsellor, Head of Cultural and Educational Department
2010 - 2012
Foreign Office, Berlin, Protocol Directorate, Head of International Conferences Division
2012 - 2014
Foreign Office, Berlin, Disarmament and Arms Control Directorate, Head of Conventional Arms Control in Europe Division
2014 - 2017
German Embassy in Santiago de Chile, First Counsellor, Deputy Head of Mission
2017 -

German Embassy in Vientiane, Laos, Ambassador