Minister of State Tobias Lindner

08.12.2021 - Article

Dr Tobias Lindner has been Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office since 8 December 2021.

A smiling man in a suit
Minister of State Tobias Lindner© Thomas Imo/photothek.net

Curriculum Vitae

Born on 11 January 1982 in Karlsruhe

Higher education entrance qualification

2001 to 2002
Compulsory non-military national service at the Baden-Württemberg State Institute for the Environment

2002 to 2007
Studied technical economics at Karlsruhe University

2007 to 2011
Research fellow at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Awarded doctoral degree (Doctor of Economics)

Since 2011
Member of the German Bundestag; Security Policy Spokesperson for the Alliance 90/The Greens parliamentary group in the 19th electoral term (2017‑2021)

2013 to 2021
Deputy Chairperson of the German-Canadian Parliamentary Friendship Group

Since 8 December 2021
Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office

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