Jens Spahn

Representative of the Federal Ministry of Finance, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Federal Cultural Foundation

Date of birth: 16 May 1980
Place of birth: Ahaus, Germany
Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic

Education and professional experience:

University (since 2003):

        

Political Science and Law, BA in Political Science in 2008
Distance Studies at the University of Hagen

Professional training (1999 - 2001):

 

Apprenticeship as banker, followed by employment as a bank officer at WestLB-Münster

Secondary school:

 

Episcopal Canisius School, (1999) Ahaus

 

Political activities:

1995

      

Membership in the Junge Union

1997

 

Membership in the CDU

1999 - 2006

 

District chairman of the Junge Union in Borken

1999 - 2009

 

Member of the Ahaus city council

since 2002

 

Member of the German Bundestag

since 2005

 

District chairman of the CDU in Borken

2005 - 2009

 

Chairman of the CDU/CSU parliamentary group in the committee on health

2009 - 2015

 

Health policy spokesman of the CDU / CSU parliamentary group

2009 - 2015

 

Member of the Borken district assembly

since 2012

 

Member of the national board of the CDU

since 2014

 

Member of executive committee of CDU Germany

 

Political membership:

Member of the Junge Gruppe in the CDU/CSU parliamentary group
Chairman of the German-Dutch parliamentary group
Member of the German Association for Small and Medium-sized Businesses
Member of the parliamentary group for Small and Medium-sized Businesses
Member of the state executive board of the CDU North Rhine-Westphalia
Honorary member of the CSU
Member of the German Parliamentary Association