Olaf Scholz

Olaf Scholz

Olaf Scholz

Olaf Scholz is Federal Chancellor

(Photo: BMF/Thomas Koehler/photothek.net)


CV

  • Born on 14 June 1958 in Osnabrück.

  • since 1975
    Member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD)

  • 1977
    Abitur (university entrance qualification) in Hamburg-Rahlstedt

  • 1978 to 1984
    Studied law

  • 1984 to 1985
    Civilian service

  • since 1985
    Lawyer

  • 1998 to 2001
    Member of the Bundestag

  • May 2001 to October 2001
    Interior Senator of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

  • 2002 to 2011
    Member of the Bundestag

  • 2005 to 2007
    First Parliamentary Secretary of the SPD parliamentary group in the Bundestag

  • 2007 to 2009
    Federal Minister of Labour and Social Affairs

  • 2009 to 2011
    Deputy Chair of the SPD parliamentary group in the Bundestag

  • 2011 to 2018
    First Mayor of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

  • February 2018
    Acting Chair of the SPD

  • March 2018 to December 2019
    Deputy Chair of the SPD

  • March 2018 to December 2021
    Federal Minister of Finance

  • since 2021
    Member of the Bundestag

  • since December 2021
    Federal Chancellor

Federal Chancellor

Berlin office

Bundeskanzleramt
Willy-Brandt-Straße 1
10557 Berlin

Bonn office
Adenauerallee 139/141
53113 Bonn

The Federal Chancellor