Deputy Chief of Mission Andrew Herrup

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Andrew arrived at Post on July 31, 2016 after finishing his prior tour as Counselor for Economic Affairs at the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur. He joined the Foreign Service in 2000 after working as an attorney at a Washington D.C. law firm for nine years.  From 2001-2010, he served as an economic officer in U.S. embassies in Bangkok and Kampala and as the environment, science, technology and health officer in Hanoi. Returning to Washington, he was the senior Indonesia desk officer from 2010-2012 before serving as a special assistant to Deputy Secretary of State William Burns until 2013. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his law degree from the University of California at Los Angeles.