Curriculum Vitae

Ambassador Michael Biontino, Permanent Representation to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva Enlarge image (© StV)

Michael Biontino

Ambassador
Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva

Born on 29 November 1952, married, six children

1973-1982

Studies of Political Sciences, Economics and Law, M.A. in Political Sciences (University of Georgia), Ecole Nationale d’Administration (Paris), University Lecturer (University of Erlangen)

 

1982

Federal Foreign Office, preparatory course

 

1984-1987

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany Teheran, political and press affairs

 

1987-1989

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany Moscow, political affairs

 

1989-1992

Federal Foreign Office, division for arms export control

 

1992-1996

Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany to the United Nations, New York, security council affairs

 

1996-1998

Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany to NATO, political affairs

 

1998-2002

Federal Foreign Office, Deputy Head of Division, Conventional Disarmament and Arms Control

 

2002-2005

Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany to NATO, Deputy Head of Political Department

 

2005-2009

Federal Foreign Office, Head of Division, Conventional Disarmament and Arms Control

 

2009-2013

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany Addis Abeba, DHM

 

August 2013-

Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

Ambassador Michael Biontino and the Executive Director of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), Mrs Sylvie Brigot-Vilain, signed a funding agreement

Heads of the Permanent Mission

Flags of Germany and the United Nations

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