Ambassador Saskia de Lang

Saskia de Lang is the ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in The Philippines.

Curriculum Vitae Saskia de Lang

Personal information Saskia E. de Lang

Married to Luke Sanders

Work Experience

2019
Ambassador of the Netherlands to the Philippines, Micronesia, Palau and the Marshall Islands

2014 - 2018
Ambassador of the European Union to the Republic of Cong and Head of Delegation in Brazzaville

2013 - 2014
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague (Netherlands) Missions to Tunisia, Qatar, Rwanda and Luxemburg

2009 - 2012
Special Envoy for Energy and Energy Security Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague (Netherlands)

2008 - 2009

Interim and Restructuring Manager Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague (Netherlands)

2004 - 2008
Deputy Head of Mission - Minister Plenipotentiary - Canada Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Ottawa (Canada)

2003 - 2004
Advisor to the Director-General, International Cooperation Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague (Netherlands)

2000 - 2003
Ambassador of the Netherlands to Mali

1996 - 2000
Charge d'Affaires and Ambassador of the Netherlands to Uganda

1982 - 1996
Junior positions at headquarters and abroad Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague (Netherlands)

Education & Training

1975
Baccalaureat, Lycee Marie Curie, Sceaux (France)

1977
Bsc. Law, Leiden University (Netherlands)

1982
Msc. Political Science, Leiden University (Netherlands)

Languages

Mother tongue Foreign Languages:

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German