Dr. Falk Bömeke LL.M.

HEAD OF DIVISION, ECONOMIC AFFAIRS & ENERGY, GERMAN EMBASSY, PTA

Dr. Bömeke is currently Head of the Division for Economic Affairs and Energy of the German Embassy in Pretoria. Previously he has been Economic Counsellor at the German Embassy in Washington D.C. and has held several positions at the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy and the Federal Foreign Office. His responsibilities included Cabinet preparations for the Minister, support programmes for cars and electric vehicles as well as counselling in European law.<br /> Dr. Bömeke has studied law in Cologne and Paris, and received a German law degree and a PhD from the University of Cologne as well as a Master in International Law from the University of Sydney.

Synopsis of topic: Transforming to a digital economy creates opportunities for more inclusive growth.