Christian Lindner – Federal Chairman of the liberal party Free Democratic Party of Germany (FDP), Member of the German parliament.
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.