Grigorios Aggelidis
Aggelidis in 2020
Member of the Bundestag
for Lower Saxony
Assumed office
24 October 2017
ConstituencyFDP List
Personal details
Born (1965-08-19) 19 August 1965 (age 55)
Hanover, West Germany
Political partyFree Democratic Party

Grigorios Aggelidis (born 19 August 1965) is a German banker and politician of the Free Democratic Party (FDP) who has been serving as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Lower Saxony since 2017.[1]

Early life and career

From 1987 until 1993, Aggelidis worked with Dresdner Bank before moving on to Dresdner Vermögensberatungs GmbH. He later worked with Credit Suisse from 2001 until 2008.

Political career

Aggelidis became a member of the German Bundestag in the 2017 federal elections, representing the Hannover-Land I constituency alongside Hendrik Hoppenstedt and Caren Marks. He has since been serving on the Committee on Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth, where he is his parliamentary group's spokesperson. He is also a member of the Committee on the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety.

In addition to his committee assignments, Aggelidis has been serving as deputy chairman of the German-Greek Parliamentary Friendship Group. In 2020, he co-founded a cross-party working group on diversity and antiracism.[2]

Other activities

References

  1. ^ "Grigorios Aggelidis, FDP". Deutscher Bundestag (in German). Retrieved 2020-09-04.
  2. ^ Andrea Dernbach, Cordula Eubel and Paul Starzmann (October 8, 2020), Neuer Ausschuss gegen Rassismus: Fraktionsübergreifend schließen sich Abgeordnete für mehr Vielfalt zusammen Der Tagesspiegel.