Pascal Schafhauser

The Deputy Secretary-General supports the Secretary-General in administering EFTA's work in Geneva.

Curriculum Vitae


2014-2018 Permanent Mission of Liechtenstein (Geneva). Deputy Permanent Representative

Mission of Liechtenstein to the EU and Embassy to Belgium (Brussels). Deputy Head of Mission

2008-2012 Mission of Liechtenstein to the EU and Embassy to Belgium (Brussels). Counsellor for Justice and Home Affairs
2002-2008 Mission of Liechtenstein to the EU and Embassy to Belgium (Brussels). Second/First Secretary and advisor for legal and consular issues.
2002 National Court of Liechtenstein. Legal internship.
2000 Department for European Affairs, Liechtenstein. Legal internship
1999 Wohlmacher & Hirn, Attorneys at Law. Legal internship.
1996-1999 Liechtenstein Landesbank, Liechtenstein. Internships.


2009-2010 Postgraduate Program in Protocol and Ceremonial - The International School of Protocol & Diplomacy, Brussels
2007-2008 Master of Arts (M.A.) in International Politics - Centre Européen de Recherches Internationales et Stratégiques,
Brussels / Collège d’Etudes Interdisciplinaires de l’Université de Paris-Sud, France
2001-2002 Postgraduate Studies Master of Laws (LL.M.) Major: Dispute Resolution (incl. Alternative Dispute Resolutions;
Negotiations; Mediation; International Trade Law; Information Technology Law) - University of Technology Sydney, Australia 
1996-2000 Law Degree „lic.iur.” (magna cum laude) - Fribourg University, Switzerland
1999 Torts, Public International Law; Survey of American Law - University of Alabama, School of Law, USA


Birth 1976
Nationality Liechtenstein



Deputy Secretary-General
Secretary-General's Office

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Legal Notes on the EEA Agreement