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H. E. Ambassador DAVID DONDUA

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to the Republic of Austria and Permanent Representative to the OSCE and other International Organisations in Vienna.

Prior to his current assignment David Dondua served as a Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs (2014-2018) and First Deputy State Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration (2012-2014).

In 2008-2012 he was Chief of Cabinet of the Chairman of Parliament.

David Dondua is a career foreign service officer. He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1993 and served as a Political Director (2006-2008), Ambassador to NATO (2001-2006), DCM at the Embassy to the United States (1998-2000), Director of Department for Politico-Military Affairs (1996-1998), Deputy Head and then Head of NATO Division (1994-1996) and First Secretary in the Department for International Organizations (1993-1994).

Before joining Foreign Service, in 1981-1988 David Dondua worked as an assistant professor at the Institute of Geography of the Academy of Sciences of Georgia. In 1988-1992 he was deputy director of Tbilisi #6 Gymnasium. He was an author of textbooks on geography and natural history for primary and secondary schools of Georgia.

David Dondua is also founding member of Georgian Oral History Association and a member of the scientific council of Geographic Society of Georgia.

Besides native Georgian, he speaks English and Russian and has conversational French.

David Dondua was born in 1959. He is married with one daughter.