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Curriculum vitae of Theo Peters

Personal details  
Name:  PETERS, Theo

in Horst (The Netherlands) on 25 June 1961

Spouse:  Mrs. Anne Lande Peters
Children:  3, Olav, Coco et Bas


1990 Master of Arts, Work and Organizational Psychology, Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
1990 Master of Arts, Applied Industrial Sociology, Rikkyo University, Tokyo, Japan
2007 Master of Public Administration, Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, USA

After joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1992, Mr Peters held several positions at the Ministry (Asia Department and Personnel Department) and at the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Jakarta.


2001 - 2006 Deputy Head of the Economic Affairs Division at the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Tokyo
2007 - 2011 Head of the Development Cooperation Division at the Netherlands Permanent Representation to the European Union in Brussels
2011 - 2015 Head of the Non-Proliferation, Disarmament, Arms Control and Export Policy Division of the Security Policy Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague