Country: Germany
  • BRU:
    ASP 15E242 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845230
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849230
  • STR:
    LOW T10021 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175230
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179230
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Vice-Chair - Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • Member - Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern e.V.
  • Member - EPP Group Bureau
  • Member - South Africa
  • Substitute - Brazil
  • Substitute - Eurolat
  • Substitute - Mercosur
  • Substitute - Transport and Tourism

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1965. Bavaria/Swabia. Studies of electrotechnologie at the Technical University Munich, electrical engineer. Development engineer in microelectronics with Siemens AG Munich (1990-92). Sales engineer export in environmental technology with Pfister GmbH Augsburg (1992-94).  Chairman of the district council of the Junge Union Swabia (1990-94). CSU branch Chairman for the district Augsburg (1999-2005). Since 1999 Chairman of the CSU Group within the EPP Group. Since 2000 Regional Chairman of Bavaria’s Europa Union. Since 2005 district chairman of the CSU Swabia. MEP since 1994.



10.11.2015 - 15:58

Delaying MiFID is not a good sign

At a hearing of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs on Tuesday morning, the European Commission announced a one-year delay in the entry-into-force of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, MiFID II. The European Securities and...

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21.02.2018 - 17:41

Parliament pushes forward with plan for digital tax

On the initiative of the EPP Group, the European Parliament is the first EU Institution to come forward with a concrete plan to tax digital giants such as Google, Facebook and Amazon. "...
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12.10.2017 - 10:59

Affordable parcel delivery for all Europeans

Today, the European Parliament’s Transport Committee voted in favour of a Regulation to boost cross-border parcel delivery services for e-commerce in the internal market. The text, which passed...
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14.12.2016 - 12:24

4th Railway Package leaves the station

A step further towards better, faster and cheaper railway services in Europe was taken today after the European Parliament adopted the 4th railway legislative package. The new reforms consist of...



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