Minister of Finance

Michael Richter

Born on: June 27, 1954 in Berlin,
Family status: married, 1 child 
Legal studies at the Free University of Berlin 
First state legal examination 
Second state legal examination 
Associate of a Berlin law firm 
Training period for higher service grade in tax administration for the state of Berlin 
Charlottenburg-Ost finance office, head of assessment and company auditing office 
Various functions in the Senate financial administration, most recently division head for policy issues, including tax policy and taxation law 
Head of property and transportation tax department in the Cottbus regional finance office, including the Central Benefits Office for the state of Brandenburg 
Department manager in the Ministry of the Economy of the state of Brandenburg, “Policy issues relating to the economy and medium-sized companies, central services, and the EFRE certifying authority” 

Ad interim: state secretary in the Economy Ministry of the state of Brandenburg 
Department manager, regional and structural policies in the Ministry of the Economy and European Affairs in the state of Brandenburg 
State Secretary in the Ministry for Science and the Economy of the state of Sachsen-Anhalt 
2012 - 2016 State secretary at the Ministry of Finance, (delegated to the Ministry for Internal Affairs and Sport from 1/11/2015 to 27/4/2016)