German Academic Exchange Service, London
Georg Krawietz is Director of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in London. Following his training as an editor Georg studied Art History, Philosophy and Political Sciences in Bonn and Munich and obtained a MA degree. Prior to joining the DAAD head office in 1998 he was assistant to a member of the German Federal Parliament (Deutscher Bundestag) and, after finishing his PhD, took up the position of art consultant. Within the DAAD he covered a number of different areas, most recently being in charge of the German Federal Ministry's Initiative: "Schools: Partners for the Future" (PASCH). Since September 2014 Georg has been head of DAAD's London office.