Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Member of Bundestag, 1969-1981. Federal Chairman, Middle Class Organisation, CDU/CSU, since 1987. Senator for Economy and Traffic, 1981-1985.
Senator for Economy and Employment, 198589. Senator for Finance, Berlin Region, 199I-. Deputy Member of Bundesrat, 1981-1989, since 1990.
Built up firm Weingut Ferdinand Pieroth Ltd., since 1955. Managing Director, until 1971. Member of Board, Founder of a Department Model with employees profiting from business, 1971-1981.
Development Worker, Togo, 1960.