Curriculum Vitae


Ralf Horlemann

Consul General of Germany Boston

Date of birth: June 11, 1960

Place of birth: Remscheid, Germany

Marital status: Married, one child

Education and professional career:

1988 - 1992

Studies of Political Science, International Relations, Economy and Sinology at Ludwig-Maximilians-University (Geschwister-Scholl-Institute), Munich

1992 - 1993

Foreign Service Academy of the Federal Foreign Office, Bonn

1993 - 1995

Federal Foreign Office, Bonn: Second Secretary, East Asia Division

1995 - 1998

German Consulate General, Hong Kong: First Secretary, Political and Economic Affairs

1998 - 2002

Federal Foreign Office, Berlin: Counsellor, Political Department, OSCE Division

2002 - 2005

German Embassy Washington, D.C., USA: Counsellor, Political Affairs, Transatlantic Relations and Asia-Pacific

2005 - 2009

Federal Foreign Office, Berlin: Counsellor, Deputy Head of Division for South Asia

2009 - 2012

German Embassy Moscow, Russia: Counsellor, Energy Foreign Policy and Economic Affairs

2012 - 2015

Federal Foreign Office, Berlin: First Counsellor, Head of Division for Crisis Prevention, Stabilization and Peacebuilding

Since July 2015

Consul General of Germany in Boston, MA (responsible for six New England States)