Christian Lindner – Federal Chairman of the liberal party Free Democratic Party of Germany (FDP)
Leader of the FDP and Leader of the FDP Landtag (state parliamentary) group of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW)
Christian Lindner (born 1979) has been a member of the FDP since 1995 and a member of the NRW state executive since 1998.
Chairman of the FDP district association Rheinisch-Bergische Kreis since 2002.
Between November 2004 and February 2010, he was General Secretary of the FDP in NRW and from 2007 a member of the FDP Federal Executive, from December 2009 to December 2011 General Secretary of the FDP.
Leader of the FDP state party in North Rhine-Westphalia and the FDP state parliamentary group in NRW since May 2012.
Lindner was a member of the German Bundestag from October 2009 to July 2012 and has led the nationwide FDP since December 2013.