Curriculum Vitae Ambassador Walter Hugo WERNER

Ambassador Walter Hugo WERNER, Alternate Permanent Representative Head of the WTO Unit Enlarge image (© StV)

Since September 2015
German Permanent Mission, Geneva, Ambassador and Alternate Representative to the  WTO

2008-2015
Foreign Ministry of Economics, Berlin, Head of Arms Export Control Policy Unit

2004 – 2007
Foreign Ministry of Economics, Berlin, Trade Policy Unit
(Since 2005 Head of Trade Policy Unit: Services and Intellectual Property Rights)

1999 – 2004
German Permanent Mission, Geneva, WTO Unit

1994 – 1999
Federal Ministry of Economics, Bonn, Unit for Export Control Policy of Dual Use Goods, followed by Trade Policy Unit

1990 – 1994
Federal Chancellor’s Office, Bonn, Industrial Policy Unit dealing with economic questions of German unity

1989 – 1990
Federal Ministry of Economics, Bonn, European Industrial Policy Unit

1989
German Permanent Mission, Geneva, Economic Division

1985 – 1989
Federal Ministry of Economics, Bonn, Competition Policy Unit

1983
PhD in Trade Law, Münster University

1982 – 1984
Attorney at District Court Münster, Germany

1982
Lawyer by profession (2nd state examination)

Walter Werner, born in Hamm/Westphalia, on 5th January 1954, is married and has two adult children.

Curriculum Vitae Ambassador Walter Hugo WERNER

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