Ambassador Robert Zaagman
Curriculum vitae of Robert Zaagman, Dutch ambassador to Denmark.
Name: Zaagman, Robert Willem
Born: 11 February 1956 in Amsterdam
1974 Pre-university education (Atheneum B)
1986 University of Utrecht: international law (doctorate) and History (cand.)
2019 - Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Denmark
2014 - 2019 Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Fiji, Kiribati, New Zealand, Samoa, Tonga and Tuvalu, place of employment Wellington, New Zealand
2010 - 2014 Consul-General to Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg, place of employment Munich
2008 - 2010 Ambassador For International Organisations in the Netherlands, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2004 - 2008 Deputy Director of The Queens Office
2001 - 2004 Counsellor, Deputy Head of the Political Department, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in London
1996- 2001 First secretary, Permanent Mission to the UN in New York
Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1988 and worked in the department at the Directorates of Atlantic Cooperation and Security Affairs, Europe, and UN Political Affairs in Helsinki until 1996. Seconded as political advisor to the OSCE High Commissioner for National Minorities (The Hague).