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CV for Ambassadør Freddy Svane

Professional career:
Entered the Danish Foreign Service 1982. Secretary of Embassy, Permanent Mission to the EC, Brussels 1988-1991. Head of section, Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1991-1993. Councellor (Economic Affairs) Paris. Head of North Group's 3rd department 1997-1999. Head of North's Group's 1st department 1999-2000.  General manager, A.P. Møller 2000-2003. Under-Secretary of the Trade Council, Ambassador, Ministry of Foreign Affairs  (Trade Policy and Globalization) 2004. Ambassador to Japan 2005-2008. CEO of the Danish Agriculture & Food Council 2008-2010.
2010 Ambassador, Ministry of Foreign Affairs ( EU/EPA)
2010 (from September) Ambassador to India, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and the Maldives till mid-August 2015

Graduated in History, University of  Copenhagen (1981)

Born on July 31st 1957
Married to Lise Frederiksen (graduated in Law, University of Copenhagen)
Four children