Sven Schulze

Sven Schulze (born 31 July 1979) is a German politician who has been serving as Member of the European Parliament since 2014. He is a member of the Christian Democratic Union, part of the European People’s Party.[1]

Sven Schulze

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Member of the European Parliament
Assumed office
1 July 2014
ConstituencyGermany
Personal details
Born (1979-07-31) 31 July 1979 (age 41)
Quedlinburg, Germany
Political party German
Christian Democratic Union
 EU
European People's Party

Political careerEdit

In 1997, Schulze joined the CDU and the Junge Union (youth of CDU). He studied industrial engineering at Technical University Clausthal, and then worked as a sales manager in a medium-sized engineering company in Harz. He was a member of the city council of Heteborn and in the county council of Quedlinburg.

Since 2006, Schulze has been a board member of the CDU from Saxony-Anhalt and the chairman of the Junge Union of Saxony-Anhalt. In 2011, he became chairman of the working committee for European affairs of the CDU of Saxony-Anhalt.

In 2014, Schulze was elected to the European Parliament. In Parliament, he has been serving as vice-chair of the Committee on Transport and Tourism since 2019. He was previously a member of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (2017-2019), the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, the Delegation for Relations with the Mashreq Countries, and the Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly - Union for the Mediterranean. In addition, he serves as a member of the European Parliament Intergroup on Biodiversity, Countryside, Hunting and Recreational Fisheries.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "European elections: MEP lists country-by-country (Complete)". The Parliament Magazine. 26 May 2014. Retrieved 7 February 2015.
  2. ^ Member of the European Parliament Intergroup on Biodiversity, Countryside, Hunting and Recreational Fisheries European Parliament.

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