The Consul General

Brita Wagener Enlarge image (© Stülpner)

Brita Wagener
born in 1954 in Salzgitter, Germany
married, three children

Curriculum Vitae
since August 2014
Consul General, German Consulate General New York
 2012-2014
Ambassador, German Embassy Baghdad, Iraq
 2009-2012
Consul General, German Consulate General Istanbul, Turkey
 2006-2009
Ambassador, Commissioner for German Personnel in International Organisations, Federal Foreign Office, Berlin
 2003-2006
Minister Plenipotentiary, Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy Cairo, Egypt
 2000-2003
Head of Human Rights Division, Department of Global Affiars, Multilateral Organisations, Federal Foreign Office, Berlin 
 1998-2000
Deputy Head of Personnel Division, Federal Foreign Office, Bonn and Berlin
 1997-1998
Deputy Head of Middle East Division, Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
 1994-1997
Counsellor Economic and Commercial Affairs, German Embassy Tel Aviv, Israel
 1991-1994
Counsellor, Political Affairs, German Embassy New Delhi, India
 1988-1991
First Secretary, Division of Public International Law, Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
 1985-1988
Second Secretary, Legal and Consular Affairs, German Embassy Cairo, Egypt
 1983
Second State Examination in Law, joining the German Foreign Service
 1980-1983
Legal internship (Referendarzeit)
 1974-1978
Studies of law at Bonn and Hamburg Universities, First State Examination in Law (MA) 1978