Jürgen Chrobog, Staatssekretär a.D.
Ambassador Jürgen Chrobog balances his current position as Chairman of Foxhall Group with his responsibilities as a Senior Advisor at Interel Germany, drawing from his former, multifaceted political experience as German State Secretary and Ambassador to the United States.
While a member of the Foreign Service, he was directly responsible for Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Near and Middle East. Jürgen dealt with Foreign Trade and Economic matters comprising Export Control and Export Guaranties. His experience spans many countries – including Egypt, Libya, Algeria, Jordan, Yemen, Tunisia, and the Gulf States – where he consulted leading politicians for many years. After his diplomatic career, Jürgen served as Chairman of the BMW Foundations Herbert Quandt and as Board Member of MAN Ferro Stahl.
Jürgen studied law in Freiburg, Aix-en-Provence, and Goettingen. He worked as an attorney at a Hanover law firm before entering the Foreign Service in 1972.