Curriculum vitae: Tanja Werheit
Born in 1975 in Bergisch Gladbach, married, 2 children
|since end of 07/2021||Consul General in Cape Town|
|2017 - 2021||Deputy Head of Division, Business Diplomacy, Federal Foreign Office Berlin|
|2013 - 2017||Deputy Head of Mission, German Embassy Maputo, Mozambique|
|2010 - 2013||Desk Officer, Policy Planning, Federal Foreign Office Berlin|
|2008 - 2010||Head of Section for Economic and European Affairs, German Embassy Copenhagen, Denmark|
|2005 - 2008||Desk Officer, Political Section, German Embassy Mexico City, Mexico|
|2003 - 2005||Desk Officer, German-Franco Relations, Federal Foreign Office Berlin|
|2002 - 2003||Private Secretary to the Coordinator for German-Franco Relations, Federal Foreign Office Berlin|
|2001 - 2002||Professional Training as Attachée in the Federal Foreign Office Bonn/Berlin|
|2000 - 2001||Conference Manager at Euroforum Deutschland GmbH Düsseldorf|
|1994 - 2000||Graduate of University of Cologne, studies in political science, economics and regional science of Latin America in Cologne (1994-2000) and Tucumán, Argentina (1999)|
|1994||Higher education entrance qualification (Abitur)|
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