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MEP Michael GAHLER

Germany
Start of mandate:
02.07.2019
Last name:
GAHLER
First name:
Michael
Born:
22.04.1960, Frankfurt/Main
Group:
Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)
Party:
Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands
Committees:
Delegations:
Date Name of document MEP's vote Policy area MEP's vote
Date Name of document MEP's vote Loyal / Rebel to political group Policy area MEP's vote

Parliamentary activities

Participation in roll-call votes:
97.42%
 
 
9489 out of 9740 votes
Ranking: 504th
Loyalty to political group:
97.87%
9286 out of 9488 votes
Ranking: 130th
Loyalty to national party:
98.53%
9346 out of 9485 votes
Ranking: 605th

Curriculum vitae

  • Education

  • 1979-1980 - Army service (public service / government (other areas))
  • 1987-1990 - Trainee lawyer
  • 1990-1991 - Attaché to the Foreign Office (FO) Diplomatic Training College (public service / government (other areas))
  • 1991-1993 - FO desk officer for international environmental politics (public service / government (other areas))
  • 1993-1995 - Desk officer, CDU Office for External Relations (other)
  • 1995-1999 - FO desk officer for Baltic and Northern States and the Council of Baltic Sea States (public service / government (other areas))
  • Professional career

  • 1987-1987 - University, Law: first state law examination
  • 1990-1990 - University, Law: second state law examination
  • 1991-1991 - Competition for senior-level employment in the Foreign Service
  • Political career

  • Offices held in a political party or national trade union
  • 1985-1993 - Municipal, district and area Chair, Junge Union
  • 1990-1996 - Member of the International Committee, Junge Union, Germany
  • 1994-2000 - Vice-Chair, Main-Taunus CDU
  • 2005-... - Chair, CDU Hessen Regional Committee on European Policy
  • 2010-... - Member of the CDU Federal Committee for Foreign, European and Security Policy
  • 2010-... - Vice-Chair, European Movement Germany
  • Offices held in local government bodies
  • 1986-1989 - City councillor, Hattersheim am Main
  • 1989-2001 - Member of Main-Taunus District Council
  • 1993-1997 - Member of Darmstadt Regional Council Regional Planning Assembly
  • Offices held in an international political party organisation or an international trade union organisation
  • 1995-... - Delegate to EPP Congress
  • 1995-... - Member of EPP Executive and Political Assembly
  • Offices held in the EU institutions
  • 1999-... - Member of the European Parliament
  • Honours

  • - Commander of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Lithuania