Olaf Scholz

Portrait Olaf Scholz

Olaf Scholz

Photo: BMF/Thomas Koehler/photothek.net

1977Abitur (university entrance qualification) in Hamburg-Rahlstedt
1978 - 1984Studied law
1984 - 1985Civilian service
since 1985Lawyer
1998 – 2001Member of the Bundestag
May 2001 – October 2001Interior Senator of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
2002 – 2011Member of the Bundestag
2005 – 2007First Parliamentary Secretary of the SPD parliamentary group in the Bundestag
2007 - 2009Federal Minister of Labour and Social Affairs
2009 – 2011Deputy Chair of the SPD parliamentary group in the Bundestag
November 2009 - Februar 2018Deputy Chair of the SPD
2011 - 2018First Mayor of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
Februar 2018 - April 2018Acting Chair of the SPD
March 2018 - December 2019Deputy Chair of the SPD
since March 2018 –December 2021Federal Minister of Finance
since December 2021
Federal Chancellor