Ischinger, Wolfgang - from Germany
Country of meeting: Tutzing in the year 1980
Is a German diplomat. From 2001 to 2006, he was the German ambassador to the United States, and from 1998 to 2001, he was Staatssekretär (Deputy Foreign Minister) in Berlin.
He was Germany's ambassador to the Court of St. James's (the United Kingdom) from 2006 to May, 2008. Ambassador Ischinger has been the Chairman of the Munich Security Conference since 2008, succeeding Horst Teltschik.
He was also Global Head of Government Relations of Allianz SE from March 2008 until December 2014. He serves on the Supervisory Board of Allianz Deutschland AG, on the European Advisory Board of Investcorp (London/New York) and on the governing board of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. He has been described as "Germany's best-connected former diplomat".
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