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Are you interested in European Policy? Do you want to know more about its historical and legal background? Its gradual development, its institutional construction, its goals and competencies? Do you look out for an experienced former high level civil servant able to prepare you or your staff for its contacts with the complex EU machinery?
In this case, you should take your time and read through this home page.

I was a key player in GATT/WTO Negotiations on World Trade in Geneva and Brussels. For many years I worked as diplomatic advisor to the President and as Deputy Secretary General of the European Commission. I finished my professional carrier as Ambassador of the EU to Japan.

For those who speak German and enjoy reading books on science fiction: Please find a reference to my novel about the future, see from the perspective of a Bavarian village, where I was born and now spend my retirement.

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