About the Ambassador

Image: ©Daan Huisinga

Curriculum vitae

Curriculum vitae

Name:           HUISINGA, Daan Feddo (Daan)

Born:             13 May 1964, Amsterdam   

Education:   1991 MSc Political Economy, London School of Economics

                      1989 MA Political Science, University of Leiden

Joined the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1995 after three years with the Netherlands gas trading and transport company “Gasunie”. Worked in the Asia Department, with the OSCE in Albania, and at the Permanent Representation to the European Union in Brussels.

2002-2006    Head of the Forward Strategy Unit, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague

2006-2009    Clerk of the Standing Committee on European Affairs, House of Representatives in The Hague

2009-2013     HR Consultant Senior Management, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague

2013-2017     Deputy Head of Mission, Netherlands Embassy in Ankara, Turkey

2017-2021     Deputy Director-General for International Migration Management, Ministry of Justice and Security in The Hague