Oliver Wittke, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

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CURRICULUM VITAE

Born on 24 September 1966 in Marl, North Rhine-Westphalia

Member of the German Bundestag since 2013.

Background

Since 14 March 2018
Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

2010-2012
Secretary-General of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) of North Rhine-Westphalia

2009-2010
Member of the Management Board of Hellmich-Gruppe in Duisburg

2005-2009
Head of the Cabinet Department for Building and Transport of North Rhine-Westphalia

2005
Marketing Director of Montan-Grundstücksgesellschaft

1999-2004
Mayor of Gelsenkirchen

1994–1999
Project assistant at a development agency

Until 1994
Degree in economics and geography, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

In his capacity as Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Oliver Wittke is acting as a political representative of the Federal Minister, in particular vis-à-vis the Bundestag and the parliamentary groups.