Meet our new Consul General

Frederic Jung was appointed Consul General of France in San Francisco on August 28th, 2020.



Frederic Jung, 40, originally from the Alsace region of France. He is a graduate of the Institute of Political Studies in Strasbourg. He is married and the father of two little girls.

He joined the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs in 2004.

The various positions he held in Paris and in the diplomatic field abroad led him to develop a particular interest in the United Nations and the European Union.

In Paris, he specifically dealt with disarmament and non-proliferation issues, and then negotiations at the UN Security Council regarding the Middle East. In New York, in 2009, he was an adviser-negotiator at the French Mission to the United Nations on African issues, before becoming the Mission’s spokesperson until 2014.

He then moved to Brussels to become the spokesperson for the Permanent Representation of France to the European Union, dealing in particular with the eurozone, migration and security issues at the European level. In May 2017, he joined Place Beauvau as a diplomatic advisor to the Minister of the Interior.

Word of the Consul General

Interview in Merci SF


Twitter : @frederic_jung

Last modified on 23/09/2020

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