German Ambassador to South Africa
Staff of the German Embassy bids farewell to Ambassador Lindner
(© German Embassy Pretoria)
Walter Lindner was the German Ambassador in South Africa from 2015 to 2017. At the request of the newly appointed German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, Lindner returned to Berlin to take up his new duty as State Secretary of the Foreign Office on February 14, 2017. Currently, Mr. Klaus Streicher heads the Embassy as Chargé d'Affaires.