David Ehinger is the Counsellor for Public Affairs at the Embassy of Canada in Berlin. He was born in Winnipeg, Canada and holds a B.A. (History) from the University of Winnipeg, an LL.B. (Law) from the University of Manitoba, an LL.M. (International Law) from the University of Virginia and an M.Phil. (International Relations) from Cambridge University. A qualified lawyer and foreign affairs professional, Mr. Ehinger has spent over fifteen years in management and executive positions at the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD). In his current position, Mr. Ehinger leads a multi-disciplinary team that concentrates on the projection and communication of Canadian interests and values in Germany.