Secretary General

Christiaan Mark Johan Kröner

Education

Gymnasium B; European School Luxemburg, 1965

Royal Conservatory of Music The Hague, 1965 – 1967

Leiden University, Faculty of Law, International Law, LL.M., 1973

 

Languages

Dutch, German, English, French, Italian (spoken)

 

Professional Experience

Netherlands Foreign Service 1973 – 2008

Belgrade (Third Secretary) 1973 – 1975

New Delhi (Second Secretary) 1975 – 1978

Accra (First Secretary, Chargé d’Affaires a.i.) 1978 – 1980

Vienna (Mutual Balanced Force Reduction Talks) 1980 – 1983

The Hague (Deputy Director Atlantic Co-operation and Security Affairs Department) 1983 – 1988

Munich (Consul-General) 1988 – 1990

The Hague (Deputy Director General Political Affairs, Ambassador at Large)

1990 – 1993

Tel Aviv (Ambassador) 1993 – 1997

Rome (Ambassador) 1997 – 2001

Paris (Ambassador) 2001 – 2006

Washington (Ambassador) 2006 – 2008

 

Secretary-General Permanent Court of Arbitration 2008 – 2011

Secretary-General Iran-United States Claims Tribunal 2012 – present