Born in Chemnitz, Saxony, on 10 October 1975
Member of the German Bundestag since 2002
Since 11 February 2020
Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
2018 - 2020
Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community
Since June 2018
Chair of the Saxony group of CDU members of the Bundestag
2003 - 2018
Attorney, Kanzlei Professor Mayer & Kollegen, Leipzig
2000 - 2002
1st and 2nd State Examination (lawyer entitled to serve as judge)
1995 - 2000
Studies in Dresden and Potsdam
In his capacity as Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Marco Wanderwitz is acting as a political representative of the Federal Minister, in particular vis-à-vis the Bundestag and the parliamentary groups.
In his function as Federal Government Commissioner for the New Federal States, part of his role is also to ensure that the specific interests of the people in eastern Germany are taken into account whenever the Federal Government takes any political decisions or adopts new policies.