Moshe Bogi Ya'alon

Hon. Sigmar Gabriel

Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, Germany

Sigmar Gabriel took up the post of Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs on 27 January 2017. He was born in Goslar in 1959, and was state premier of Lower Saxony from 1999 to 2003. From 2005 to 2009 he was part of the Cabinet, serving as Federal Environment Minister. Sigmar Gabriel held the post of Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy from December 2013 to the end of January 2017.