Erik Hoeeg took up the position as Deputy Head of Mission of EUMM Georgia on 14 April 2015. Before joining the EUMM Mr. Hoeeg worked for 16 years in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark both with bilateral and multilateral diplomacy. During his diplomatic career he held management positions in Copenhagen and at missions abroad, also dealing with organisational matters, change management and personnel issues. As a Danish diplomat, Erik Hoeeg has been posted to Danish embassies in Tallinn (2001-2004) and Moscow (2010-2012) as well as to the Permanent Mission of Denmark to the UN in New York (2007-2010). Erik Hoeeg holds a masters degree in Political Science from the University of Copenhagen.