Curriculum Vitae of the Ambassador

Botschafter Thomas F. Schneider Enlarge image (© Schneider)

Thomas Friedrich Schneider
born on 18th November 1961 in Aalen, married, three children

Curriculum Vitae

1981
Higher Education entrance qualification, Aalen
1982 - 1988
University, Study of Law, Würzburg and Freiburg
1988
First state law examination
1988 - 1991
Judicial service traineeship
1991
Second state law examination
1991 - 1992
State Ministery of Interior of Saxony, Dresden, Desk Officer
1992 - 1993
Diplomatic School, Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
1993 - 1994
Federal Foreign Office, Bonn
1994 - 1996
Embassy Damascus, Head of Consular Affairs
1996 - 1999
Permanent Mission at Council of Europe, Strasbourg, Desk Officer
1999 - 2002
Criminal Law Division,Federal Foreign Office, Berlin
2002 - 2006
Embassy in Riyadh, Counsellor
2006 - 2010
Federal Foreign Office, Berlin, Deputy Head of Division
2010 - 2014
Embassy in London, Head of Legal and Consular Affairs
2014 - 2017
Federal Foreign Office, Head of Middle East Division
since August 2017
Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Sultanate of Oman