Departments

Welcome to the German Embassy. Find out more about the who does what at the Embassy!

The Minister

Eugen Wollfarth is the Deputy Head of Mission. He takes care of coordination and policy issues and heads the political affairs section.

Defence Attaché

The Defence Attaché is Head of the Embassy's Service for Military Affairs. He represents the Federal Minister of Defence in all areas of cooperation with the Canadian armed forces. He also guides German military personnel in Canada and promotes contacts with the German defence industry.

Defence Attaché: Lieutenant Colonel Nico Hülshoff

Marcus Stadthaus

Science and Technology

The science and technology section promotes scientific and technological collaboration between Germany and Canada. We welcome inquiries and requests for information in all areas of German science and research.

Head of Department: Marcus Stadthaus

Culture and Communication

The embassy’s culture and communications team is the point of contact for German cultural life and policy. An important part of our work is supporting German language and cultural studies, organizing cultural events, and promoting exchange programs. We support the activities of the Goethe-Institutes in Canada, the German Academic Exchange Service, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, and other partners and organizations.

We also monitor Canadian media coverage and reach out to the Canadian public via our website, newsletter, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, providing information on Germany and the Germans. To that end, we keep in close contact with Canadian journalists, bloggers, and other media representatives.

Head of department: Eva-Ricarda Willems

Ingolf Bierbach

Administration

The administrative section is responsible for the internal organization and management of the Embassy. This includes the Embassy's personnel, budgetary planning, maintenance of the Chancery and the Ambassador's residence, and communication and security needs.

Head of Department: Ingolf Bierbach

Departments

German Embassy

Map of German Foreign Missions in Canada

Interactive map of German diplomatic and consular representations in Canada

One embassy, three consulates general, and five honorary consuls offer their consular services across Canada, each covering a specific geographic region. To find out where please consult our interactive map.