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Christian Lindner

Federal Minister of Finance

Christian Lindner is Federal Minister of Finance.

Christian Lindner is Federal Minister of Finance

(Photo: BMF / Photothek)


CV

  • Born on 7 January 1979 in Wuppertal.

  • Studied political science, public law and philosophy at the University of Bonn

  • Reserve officer (major) in the Federal Air Force

  • 1997 to 2004
    Proprietor of an advertising agency and co-founder of an internet company

  • since 1995
    Member of the FDP

  • 2000 to 2009
    Member of the State Parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia

  • 2009 to 2011
    Secretary General of the FDP

  • 2009 to 2012
    Member of the Bundestag

  • 2012 to 2017
    Chair of the FDP parliamentary group of North Rhine-Westphalia

  • since 2013
    Federal Chair of the FDP

  • 2017 to 2021
    Chair of the FDP parliamentary group in the Bundestag

  • since December 2021
    Federal Minister of Finance