Ambassador Jutta Frasch

H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta congratulates H.E. Jutta Frasch

H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta congratulates H.E. Jutta Frasch, © Presidential Strategic Communication Unit, State House Kenya


Since September 2015, Mrs Jutta Frasch is the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Kenya. The Head of Mission is also accredited as Ambassador to the Seychelles, Somalia and as Permanent Representative to the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and to the United Nations Human Settlements Program UN-HABITAT, based in Nairobi.

born 24 March 1957 in Bremen

married, two children

1975: Higher education entrance qualification

1975 - 1980: Studied Economics

1981-1982: German Development Institute

1983: Joined the Federal Foreign Office

1985 - 1988: Federal Foreign Office

1988 - 1991: German Embassy Belgrade

1991 - 1994: Delegation to the Conference on Confidence- and Security-Building Measures (CSBM) in Vienna

1994 - 1995: National expert to the European Commission

1995 - 1996: German Permanent Representation to the European Union Brussels

1996 - 1997: Federal Foreign Office, Policy Planning Unit

1997 - 2000: Consultant for European issues for a parliamentary party group in the German Bundestag

2000 - 2005: Federal Foreign Office, European Directorate-General, Head of Division

2005 - 2008: German Embassy Warsaw, Deputy Head of Mission

2008 - 2009: German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Consultant

2009 - 2010: Federal Foreign Office, Coordinator for International Human Resource Management

2010 - 2012: Federal Foreign Office, Deputy Director for Culture and Communication

2012 - 2015: German Ambassador to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

since 2015: German Ambassador to the Republic of Kenya