Senator Regine Günther

Senator Regine Günther
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Senator for the Environment, Transport and Climate Protection

Curriculum vitae

  • 1962

    Born in Kaiserslautern

  • 1982

    Abitur at the Heinrich-Heine-Gymnasium in Kaiserslautern

  • 1983–1985

    Studied politics as well as medieval and modern history in Heidelberg

  • 1986

    Moved to Berlin

  • 1990

    Diploma in politics at the Otto Suhr Institute of the Freie Universität Berlin

  • 1991–1993

    Chair of the Ethical Bayer Shareholders‘ Association [Kritische Bayer-AktionärInnen e.V.]

  • 1993–1995

    Freelance work for GIZ (formerly GTZ) (a provider of services to the government in the field of international cooperation)

  • 1995–1998

    Project leader at the Berliner Energieagentur (BEA) (an energy service company committed to reducing CO2 emissions)

  • 1999–2015

    Director of Climate Protection and Energy at the World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

  • 2015–2016

    Director-General for Politics and Climate at the WWF

  • 2016

    Interim Climate and Energy Practice Leader of WWF International

  • since 08.12.2016

    Senator for the Environment, Transport and Climate Protection in Berlin

Boards and committees (selection)

  • Member of the supervisory board and member of the guarantors’ assembly of the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG) (a public sector provider of transport services in Berlin)

  • Member of the guarantors’ assembly of the Berliner Stadtreinigung (BSR) (Berlin’s public sector provider of street cleaning and refuse collection services)

  • Member of the guarantors’ assembly of the Berliner Wasserbetriebe (BWB) (Berlin’s public sector water company)

  • Member of the joint committee for the capital city contract

  • Member of the working committee for developing guidelines for the participation of the general public in urban development planning

Memberships

  • Alliance 90/The Green Party (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen)

  • WWF Germany

  • Netzwerk Berlin

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Senator Regine Günther

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Senator Regine Günther

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