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Dr. Jürgen Friedrich - Germany Trade & Invest

CEO Germany Trade & Invest

Dr. Jürgen Friedrich | © GTAI Dr. Jürgen Friedrich has been CEO of Germany Trade and Invest
since May 2009.
From August 2007 to May 2009 he directed the North Africa and Middle East department at the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology in Berlin. In the years from 2000 to 2007 he served as the German Business Delegate in the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Qatar, based in Dubai. The Ministry sent him to Washington D.C. for two years in 1998, as Political Economic Envoy to the office of the German Business Delegate; in 1999 he took over as Acting Director of this office, representing the Federation of German Industries and the German Chamber of Commerce in the USA. From 1988 to 1997 he was an energy policy consultant in the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology in Berlin.

Dr. Friedrich is a Doctor of Engineering from Clausthal University.

About Germany Trade & Invest

Logo GTAI | © GTAI Germany Trade & Invest is the foreign trade and inward investment agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. The organization advises foreign companies looking to expand their business activities in the German market. It provides information on foreign trade to German companies that seek to enter into foreign markets. All inquiries relating to Germany as a business and investment location are treated confidentially. All investment services are available at no charge.


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