Alexander Graf Lambsdorff
Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, born 1966 in Cologne, is a Member of the German Parliament since 2017, and vice chairman of the Free Democratic Party, being responsible for foreign, safety, Europe and development policy.
From 2004 to 2017 he was a Member of the European Parliament, and since 2014 he is the European Parliament's Vice President for Democracy and Human Rights. Before that, he was the Vice Charirman of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party (ALDE) for five years. Lastly, Graf Lambsdorff was a member of the International Trade Committee (INTA) and also a vice member of the European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET). What's more, he was a member of the EU-Turkey Joint Parliamentary Committee and the Delegation for relations with Israel. From 2011 to 2017 Graf Lambsdorff was the Chairman of the Free Democrats in the European Parliament. Being a trained diplomat Graf Lambsdorff has been using his expertise heading EU Electoral Observation Missions in Asia and Africa.