Dr. Gerd Müller was a member of the European Parliament and Parliamentary Managing Director of the CDU / CSU Group from 1989-1994. Since 1994 he is a member of the German Bundestag. From 2005-2013, he was Parliamentary State Secretary to the Federal Minister of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection, where he oversaw - among other topics - international relations, development projects and global food security. Since December 2013 he is Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development.
Dr. Gerd Müller was born in 1955 in Krumbach, Germany. He is married and has two children.