Günther H. Oettinger

Günther H. Oettinger
  • Commissioner-designate, Digital Economy and Society, European Commission, Brussels

Lawyer; actively involved in politics during adolescence. Since 1984, Member, Landtag (regional parliament), Baden-Württemberg, Germany; 1991-2005, Leader, CDU Landtag group; 2005-10, Prime Minister of Baden-Württemberg, Germany; since 2010, European Commissioner for Energy. Member, Federal Executive Committee and Steering Committee, CDU.