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Alfred Simms-Protz

born 9 September 1952 in London, married, 5 children
1972
Abitur (= high school diploma) in Marquartstein (Bavaria)
1972 - 1977
Law studies in Munich
1977
First state examination in law
1978 - 1980
Legal intern (junior lawyer) in Bavaria
1980
Second state examination in law
1981
Entry into the German Foreign Service
1981 - 1983
Foreign Office Training Centre
1983 - 1984
Personal Assistant to the State Minister, German Foreign Office, Bonn
1984 - 1987
First Secretary (Press and Culture), German Embassy in Amman, Jordan
1987 - 1989
Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh
1989 - 1991
Deputy Head of Training, German Foreign Office Training Centre, Bonn
1991 - 1996
Deputy Permanent Representative to the International Organizations in Vienna, Austria
1996 - 2000
Deputy Head, International Conferences Division, German Foreign Office, Berlin
2000 - 2004
Consul General of Germany in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2004 - 2006
Consul General of Germany in Geneva, Switzerland
2006 - 2010
Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy in Canberra, Australia
2010 - 2013
Head of Diplomatic Security Division, German Foreign Office, Berlin
2013 - 2014
Consul General of Germany in Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
2014 - 2015
German Foreign Office, Berlin
2015
Ambassador of Germany to the Kingdom of Bahrain

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