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Curriculum Vitae

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Curriculum Vitae

Jean-Charles Ellermann-Kingombe                                                          
Ambassador to Afghanistan


Born 28 December 1970 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Married to Henriette Ellermann-Kingombe, two children.


Professional experience

Sept-2016

Ambassador to Afghanistan

2013 – Sept-2016

Head of the executive secretariat, MFA, DK

2010 - 2013

Press advisor to minister for foreign affairs, MFA, DK

2010

Deputy Head of department in Strategic Policy Unit.

2007 - 2010

Deputy Head of department in European Affairs department, MFA DK

2004 - 2007

Member of cabinet for European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural development

2003 -2004

Spokesman for the European Commission on development assistance
and humanitarian aid, Brussels

2001 - 2003

Spokesman for the Danish EU-presidency, Danish permanent
representation to the EU

1999 - 2001

Embassy Secretary, Danish Embassy Maputo, Mozambique

1996 - 1999

Head of Section, MFA

1995 - 1996

Stagiaire EU-Commission (Cabinet of environnement commissioner),
Brussels

Education:

 

 

1993 - 1996

Copenhagen Business School, MsC international business and CEMS-
degree (Community of European Management Schools).

1995 - 1995

Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC), Jouy-en-Josas, Frankrig
CEMS-exchange programme - international finance and marketing

1994 - 1994

Copenhagen University, Advanced development economics.

1990 - 1993

Copenhagen Business School, Bsc. Economy

1992 - 1993

Université de Lilles Artois, Frankrig, Erasmus-Exchange Student
Marketing

Other:

 

2009

Insead, Fontainebleaua, France, Learning to lead.

Royal Orders of Chivalry:

 

 

2015

Knight of Dannebrog