Press photo of Dr Franziska Brantner

Dr Franziska Brantner, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action

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CURRICULUM VITAE

Born in Lörrach, Baden-Württemberg on 24 August 1979.

Member of the German Bundestag since 2013.

Background

As of 8 December 2021
Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action

2018 – 2021
Parliamentary managing director and spokesperson for European policy for the parliamentary group of ALLIANCE 90/THE GREENS, spokesperson within the Committee on EU Affairs, and deputy member of the Foreign Affairs Committee and of the Parliamentary Advisory Body for the COVID-19 pandemic

2013 – 2017
Spokesperson for childrens’ and family policy for the ALLIANCE 90/THE GREENS parliamentary group
Chair of the sub-committee on civil crisis prevention, conflict resolution and networked action

2009 – 2013
Member of the European Parliament, spokesperson on foreign policy for parliamentary group of THE GREENS/EFA

Diploma from Sciences Po Paris, and Master of International Affairs from Columbia University New York
Doctoral thesis at Mannheim University; subject: the United Nations’ ability to reform
Stints at UNIFEM, the UN Womens’ Rights Organisation, McKinsey, the Bertelsmann Foundation, and the European Council on Foreign Relations