State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Finance

Born in St. Georgen im Schwarzwald on 26 January 1966.

Year

Education and professional career

1985

Graduated from secondary school

1986 - 1991

Studied economics at the University of Freiburg

1990 - 1991

Lecturer in mathematics at the Berufsakademie Lörrach

1995 - 1997

Doctoral thesis on the 1995 reform of the federal financial equalisation system

1997 - 2000

Head of division (economic and fiscal policy, government holdings) at the Saarland state chancellery

2002 - 2005

Head of department (policy, coordination, target groups) for the SPD national executive committee

2005 - 2008

Head of policy and planning unit at the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

2008 - 2010

Director-General for general policy issues, pension financing, innovation and information at the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

2011 - 2012

Head of corporate social responsibility unit at the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

2012 - 2015

Head of planning unit at the Hamburg state chancellery

2015 - 2018

State Secretary at the Hamburg Ministry of Economy, Transport and Innovation

March 2018 - present

State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Finance