The new US ambassador to Bucharest presented his letters of accreditation on Saturday, December 14, 2019.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that on Saturday, at 3 pm, Minister Bogdan Aurescu welcomes the new US ambassador to Bucharest, Adrian Zuckerman.
He will present copies of the letters of accreditation.
On November 21, lawyer Adrian Zuckerman received the vote of the US Senate for the position of US ambassador to Bucharest.
Zuckerman is a lawyer admitted to the New York Bar in 1984 and is a partner in the international law firm Seyfarth Shaw LLP.
Previously, Zuckerman was co-president of real estate and corporate services at Epstein Becker & Green New York, and before that he was president of real estate at Lowenstein Sandler, LLP, New York.
He also served as a judge on the Real Estate Board – New York.
Active in philanthropic and educational initiatives, Zuckerman is a member of the Kids Corp. board. and on the board of graduates of the New York School of Law.
According to the White House, Zuckerman emigrated to the United States from Romania at the age of 10 and speaks fluent Romanian.
He has a bachelor’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1979) and a law degree from New York Law School (1983).
On November 29, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Bogdan Aurescu received a farewell visit at the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE), the United States Ambassador to Bucharest, Hans Klemm.