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Christian Lindner

Member of the German Bundestag Federal Minister of Finance

Christian Lindner is German Federal Minister of Finance.

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