Koch, Dieter-Lebrecht - from Germany
Country of meeting: BEL in the year 2018
Politicians (CDU). From 1994 to 2019 he was a Thuringian member of the European Parliament of the CDU and thus a member of the parliamentary group of the European People's Party.
He received his first mandate for a parliament for the People's Chamber of the GDR in 1990. After reunification, Koch became a member of the German Bundestag. He was appointed Head of Unit in the Thuringian Representation to the Federal Government in 1991 and began his political career in the EU as an observer in the European Parliament (from 1991 to 1994). In 1994 he won the mandate as a member of the European Parliament (4th term). In 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014 he was re-elected to the 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th terms. He did not run for the European elections in 2019.
Activities in the Orangization:
Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands, Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)