Ambassador Erwin Bollinger (*1962), Attorney, LLM, Head of Bilateral Economic Relations Division and Federal Council Delegate for Trade Agreements since 28.3.2018. From 2008 to 2018 he was Head of the Export Controls and Sanctions Section and Dep. Head of the Bilateral Economic Relations Division. From 2005 – 2008 he was Head of Export Control Policy. From 2003 to 2005 he was Dep. Head of Bilateral Economic Relations Europe/Central Asia. From 1999 to 2003 Counsellor at the Swiss Mission to the EU in Brussels. He joined the Federal Administration in 1992 starting at the former Integration Office FDFA/FDEA, transferring to the former Federal Office for Foreign Economic Affairs, World Trade/WTO Section in 1995. Between 1989 and 1992 he worked at Swissmedic, becoming Dep. Head of the Legal Affairs Service in 1991.