Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Federal Minister of Finance, Bonn, 1953-1958. Member of German delegation to European Economic Community and Euratom. Member of Bundestag, since 1969.
Parliamentary Secretary of State, Federal Ministry of Economics. Manager assistant, Friedrich Krupp, Essen, 1952-1953. Deputy Director European Investment Bank, Brussels, 1958-1963.
Man. Partner, Heinrich Hottenrott, Goslar, since 1963. Businessman.