The Consul General - Curriculum Vitae

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The Consulate General in Houston is headed by
Thomas H. Meister.

 

Curriculum Vitae
Thomas H. Meister
1955
Born in Duisburg (Germany)
1980
Economist; University of Duisburg
1981 - 1983
Foreign Service Training, Federal Foreign Office
1983 - 1984
II. Secretary, Arms Control Division, Federal Foreign Office
1984 - 1987
II. Secretary, German Embassy in Canberra (Australia)
1987 - 1989
I. Secretary and Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy in Kampala (Uganda)
1989 - 1992
I. Secretary, European Affairs Division, Federal Foreign Office
1992 - 1996
Counsellor, Head of Cultural Affairs, Consulate General New York
1996 - 1999
Deputy Head of Division, International Technology Cooperation, Federal Foreign Office
1999 - 2003
Consul General, Recife (Brazil)
2003 - 2006
First Counsellor for Political Affairs, German Embassy Madrid (Spain)
2006 - 2009
Head of Division "International Energy Policy", Federal Foreign Office
2009 - 2012
Ambassador to New Zealand, also accredited to the Cook Islands,
the Republic of Fiji, the Republic of Kiribati,
the Independent State of Samoa, the Kingdom of Tonga, to Tuvalu
2012 - 2015
Ambassador to the Republic of Iceland
2015 - 2017
Head of Division "Climate and Environmental Foreign Policy, Sustainable Economy", Federal Foreign Office
2017 -
Consul General, Houston (Texas, USA)

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