State Secretary in the Ministry of Finance

Dr Klaus Klang

Born on 4/7/1956 in Soltau, married, three children, Lutheran
1975 Abitur (school-leaving examination)

1975/76 Military service, Colonel

Professional career

1976 - 1981 Studied law, University of Kiel
1981 First state law examination
1983 Worked at the EU Commission in Brussels

1986 Obtained doctorate in law (Dr. jur.)
1987 Second state law examination

1987 – 1991 Lower Saxon State Service, Head of department at the Hannover district government, personal advisor to the Lower Saxon Minister of the Interior and Deputy Minister President (state premier), then advisor for municipal law, Lower Saxon Ministry of the Interior
1991 - 2002 Head of “General municipal law, public services law, municipal elections” division, deputy head of department, Sachsen-Anhalt Ministry of the Interior

2003 - 2011 Head of “Municipal affairs, elections” department, Sachsen-Anhalt Ministry of the Interior 2006 - 2011 Sachsen-Anhalt state election supervisor

2011 - 2016 State secretary at the Sachsen-Anhalt Ministry for Regional Development and Transport Since 2016 State secretary at the Sachsen-Anhalt Ministry of Finance

Political career

Since 1984 Member of the CDU, various roles at a local, district and state level
Social involvement
1996 Founding president of the Lions Club Magdeburg Kaiser Otto I.

2001 – 2002 District Governor of Sachsen-Anhalt and Thuringia for Lions Clubs International
Since 2013 Assistant lecturer in the Faculty of Law and Economics at
Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg Publications on municipal, electoral, administrative, European and public international law