Talk presented by His Excellency the Ambassador of Switzerland Mr Marcel Stutz: “Switzerland and Australia – different and yet a perfect match"

09 May 2013

We invite you to Das Zentrum on Thursday 9 May from 7.45pm for a presentation on this interesting topic presented by the Ambassador of Switzerland Mr Marcel Stutz.

At Das Zentrum, Level 1, Griffin Centre, Genge St, Canberra City.

Professional Career
1981 Schweizerische Volksbank, Basle
1982 Entry into the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland (MFA)
1982 – 1984 Training MFA: Berne, Geneva, Tunis
1984 – 1986 Berne MFA: Council of Europe, European Social Charter
1986 – 1989 Deputy Head of Mission Lagos/Nigeria: Economic File
1989 – 1992 Deputy Head of Mission Berlin/GDR; after reunification, Consul at the Consulate General in Berlin, responsible for the new Länder: Economic File
1992 – 1995 Deputy Head of Mission Jakarta/ Indonesia: Economic File
1995 – 2000 Deputy Head of Political Divison II, MFA, Berne, Minister responsible for Africa and Latin America
2001 – 2004 Deputy Head of Mission Madrid/Spain: Economic File
2005 – 2008 Ambassador of Switzerland to Zimbabwe, Angola, Zambia and Malawi (resident in Zimbabwe)
2008 - 2012 Head of Political Affairs Division II Africa / Middle East, MFA, Berne, Ambassador
2010 - 2012 Assistant State Secretary for Africa and the Middle East, Berne
2012 Ambassador of Switzerland to Australia