Philipp Wendel

Dr. Philipp Wendel heads the unit in the German Federal Foreign Office which deals with the Foreign Policy Dimension of Energy Transition. His work focuses on the geopolitical implications of the Energiewende and on promoting renewable energy abroad. Previously, he was deputy head of mission at the German Embassy in Bamako, economic counsellor at the German Embassy in Rome, policy officer with a focus on transatlantic relations in Berlin, and spokesperson for the German Permanent Representation to NATO in Brussels and for the German Embassy in Kabul. Philipp holds various degrees in law including a Ph.D., an LL.M. and a maitrise en droit.