Since September, 2020, David Geer has been holding the position as Head of the EU Delegation to the Republic of North Macedonia.
Before this position, in the period of 2016 to 2020, David Geer was the Head of Division, Sanctions Policy Division at the European External Action Service, where he was responsible for the development and implementation of the EU’s sanctions policy. Since 2013 to 2016, he was Deputy EU Representative at West Bank and Gaza, responsible for the representation of the EU and promotion of the EU relations with the Palestinian authority and UNRWA.
For one year, from 2011 to 2012, David Geer was the Deputy Head of Division, EEAS Maghreb Division, responsible for promoting the EU relations with the countries of Maghreb Including crisis management in Lybia.
From 2008 until 2010, David Geer was a team coordinator for Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova at the European Commission/EEAS, coordinating the EU relations with the countries concerned. His career started in 2005 as an Executive Director at the International Centre for the Legal Protection of Human Rights.
David Geer holds a Diploma in Law and Professional Qualification as Barrister at Law from the Council of Legal Education and Polytechnic of Central London and a Masters degree in International Law at the London School of Economics.