Carsten Søndergaard, Permanent Representative of Denmark

Permanent Representative

  • Last updated: 14 Feb. 2011 12:18

Professional career

  • Ambassador to NATO, 2010-
  • Ambassador to Germany, 2005-2010
  • State Secretary for Foreign and Security Policy, EU Policy and EU Coordination, 2001 –2005
  • Ambassador for EU-Policy and EU Coordination, 2001
  • Ambassador to Turkey, 1999-2001
  • Head of Department, 1992-1999
  • Counsellor, Royal Danish Embassy in London, 1990-1992
  • Head of Section, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1986-1990
  • First Secretary, Royal Danish Embassy in Washington, DC, 1983-1986
  • Head of Section, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1979-1983

Master of Political Science, University of Aarhus, 1979

Born 1952

Married to Lone, three sons (1983, 1985 and 1995).