Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Chmn of CDU-Youth Organisation (JU) in Berlin-Tiergarten, 1966-1969. Deputy Chairman JU of Berlin. Christian Democratic Union district Chairman in Berlin-Tiergarten, since 1969.
Christian Democratic Union deputy Chairman in Beilin since 1981. Member of Tiergarten district parliament, 1967-1971 and member of the Berlin House of Representatives, May-July 1971. Member of Bundestag, Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and the West European Union.
Foreign Trade Spokesman of the CDU/CSU parliamentary group of the Bundestag. Lawyer in law firm since 1970.