Embassy staff

Head of Mission

 Ambassador  H.E. Mr Bengt van Loosdrecht
 Deputy Head of Mission                Mr Thijs Woudstra
 P.A. to the Ambassador  Mrs Dafiona Petermann

Development cooperation

 Head of Development Cooperation  Mr Thijs Woudstra
 First Secretary Political Affairs  Mr Tim Kos
 First Secretary Health  Mr Marco Gerritsen
 First Secretary Water & Food Security  Mr Jelmer van Veen

 Senior Policy Officer Food Security & Sustainable Development                                          

 Mr Worku Tessema
 Policy Officer SRHR/Gender  Ms Lydia Atomssa
 Policy Officer Migration/RDPP  Ms Marre ten Holder

 Policy Officer Water

 Mr Aytenew Tatek

Economic Cluster

Agricultural Counselor  Mr Niek Bosmans
Policy Officer Trade-Aid  Mrs Laurenske van den Heuvel
Project Officer Trade Promotion       Ms Ebru Uçan
Commercial Officer  Mr Tewodros Worku
Policy Officer Agriculture  Vacancy
Assistant Agriculture  Ms Solomé Ketema

Multilateral/Regional Affairs

 Representative to the AU, IGAD, UNECA  H.E. Mr Bengt van  Loosdrecht
 Deputy Representative to the AU, IGAD, UNECA            Mr Chris Devillers
Regional Political Advisor  Ms Monique Korzelius
 Regional Migration Coordinator       

 Mr Jan Bade

 First Embassy Secretary Multilateral Affairs      Ms Lyske van der Werf

Attaches

 Defence Attaché  Lt. Col Mr Magchiel Dierckx
 Assistant Defence Attaché                                           Ms Eden Bezuneh

Operational Management

Controller Mr Peter Richtering
 Head of Internal and Consular Affairs Mr John Smit
 Assistant Controller Ms Doortje Schipper
 Assistant Controller Mr Tsegaye Gelgelo
 Officer Operational Management Ms Nardos Negatu
 Fellowship Officer/General Affairs                               Ms Farah Arab 
 Receptionist   Ms Meron Mengestab