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Ernst Welteke was German bank executive.


Welteke, Ernst was born on August 12, 1942 in Korbach, Germany.


Degree in Economics, University Marburg and Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 1971.


Apprentice agricultural machine mechanic, 1959—1962. Staff member Prime Minister Office, Hesse, Germany, 1972—1974. Member Hessian Parliament, 1974—1995, chairman parliamentary group Social Democratic Party, 1984—1991, Hessian Minister Economics, Transport and Technology, 1991—1994, Hessian Minister Finance, 1994—1995.

President Land Central Bank, 1995—1999. Member central bank council Deutsche Bundesbank, 1995—1999, president, since 1999, also member executive board. Retired, since 2004

Member governing council European Central Bank, since 1999.