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Dietrich von Kyaw

Dietrich von Kyaw, German diplomat. 2nd state exam in law Düsseldorf Regional Court, Germany, 1963.

Background

  • Kyaw, Dietrich von was born on June 9, 1934 in Stettin, Pommerania.

  • Education

    • Student Political Science, Law, Chicago University, 1954. Doctor of Laws, U.Bonn, Germany, 1957. Student Political Science, Law, University Liège, Belgium, 1958.

    Career

    • Vice-consul German Consulate, Los Angeles, 1964-1965. Secretary German embassies Brazzaville, Congo and Bangui, Central African Republic, 1966-1969. Officer outer space policies economic department Foreign Office, Bonn, 1970-1973.

      Counsellor, German permanent representative United Nations, New York City, 1973-1977, chairman 3d committee, 31st General Assembly. Head division European Commission policies economic department Foreign Office, Bonn, 1977-1983. Minister economics Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany, Washington, 1984-1988.

      Head directorate East-West economic relations, trade promotion, export controls economic department Foreign Office, Bonn, 1988-1989, head directorate European community affairs, deputy director general economic department, 1989-1993. Ambassador, permanent representative of Germany to European Union, Brussels, 1993-1999. Retired, 1999

      Board directors AGFA-Gevaert Company, Antwerpen, Belgium, 2000-2005.

      Political commentator, newspapers and television. Advisor European Union issues.

    Major achievements

    • 2nd state exam in law Düsseldorf Regional Court, Germany, 1963.

    Connections

    • Son of Jobst-Willrich von K. and Helga Ruth Matthias. Married Elisabeth Berner, 1964. Children: Felicitas, Benita.
    • father: Jobst-Willrich Kyaw
    • spouse: Elisabeth Berner
    • children: Felicitas Kyaw
    • Benita Kyaw
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    Born June 9, 1934
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    • 1954
      Law
    • 1957
      U.Bonn
    • 1958
      Law
    • 1964 - 1965
      Vice-consul German Consulate
    • 1966 - 1969
      secretary, German embassies Brazzaville
      Central African Republic
    • 1970 - 1973
      officer, outer space policies economic department Foreign Office
      Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1973 - 1977
      counsel, lor
    • 1977 - 1983
      head, division European Commission policies economic department Foreign Office
      Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1984 - 1988
      minister economics Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany
      Washington, United States
    • 1988 - 1989
      head, directorate East-West economic relations
      Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1993 - 1999
      ambassador
      Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
    • 1999
      retired
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