Consul General, Michaela Küchler

25.08.2022 - Article

Michaela Küchler

Married, three Children


since July 2022

Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Republic of India, Chennai

07/2018 – 07/2022

Federal Foreign Office: Ambassador, Special Representative for Relations with Jewish Organisations, Antisemitism, Antigypsyism, Holocaust Remembrance

07/2015 – 07/2018

Federal Foreign Office: Head of Division for Bilateral Relations with France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Monaco

08/2014 – 07/2015
Federal Foreign Office: EU Legal Advisor, Head of Division for Migration

08/2006 – 08/2014

Office of the Federal President: Head of Division for Europe, Deputy Director-General for Foreign Affairs, European Policy Advisor to the Federal President

08/2003 – 08/2006

Federal Chancellery: Head of Division for Relations with EU Member States

08/1999 – 08/2003

Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the EU, Brussels: Political Desk Officer for EU enlargement

11/1996 – 07/1999

Federal Foreign Office: Desk Officer for the G7/G8 and the IMF in the Division for Basic Economic Issues, International Economic and Financial Policy

02/1994 – 11/1996

German Embassy in Santiago: Consul, thereafter Press Officer and Desk Officer for Economic Cooperation

08/1990 – 02/1994

German Embassy in Prague: Desk Officer for Culture and Protocol

05/1989 – 08/1990

Federal Foreign Office: Protocol Officer

05/1988 – 04/1989

Training for the Higher Foreign Service


03/1985 – 05/1988

Practical legal training in Würzburg, Paris, Lisbon

Second State Law Examination

11/1979 – 03/1985

Read law at the universities of Würzburg and Geneva

First State Law Examination
09/1970 – 07/1979

Mozart Grammar School in Würzburg

University entrance qualification

09/1966 – 07/1970

Primary school in Waldbüttelbrunn near Würzburg, and Erbach

in Odenwald


my family, reading, sport (swimming, cycling, skiing)
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