Daniel Caspary

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Daniel Caspary in 2014
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Daniel Caspary (born 4 April 1976 in Karlsruhe) is a German politician and Member of the European Parliament for Baden-Württemberg. He is a member of the conservative Christian Democratic Union, part of the European People's Party.[1]

Early life and career[edit]

Caspary was born in 1976 in Karlsruhe, Germany. After serving in the federal German armed forces as first lieutenant in the reserve, he studied Technical economics at the University of Karlsruhe.[2] Alongside his studies he worked as assistant to the Vice Chairman of the Christian Democratic Union’s parliamentary group. After graduating in 2002, he went on to work for J.P. Morgan in Frankfurt and London, and as an authorized representative of MVV Energy AG, Mannheim.[3]

Political career[edit]

Caspary was elected to the European Parliament in 2004, and since 2009 has been Coordinator of the EPP Group in the Committee on International Trade.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Caspary is married and is father of two children.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Paliamentary profile". Retrieved 8 September 2010. 
  2. ^ Speakers: Daniel Caspary European Raw Materials Conference, Brussels, March 1, 2011.
  3. ^ Speakers: Daniel Caspary European Raw Materials Conference, Brussels, March 1, 2011.
  4. ^ Speakers: Daniel Caspary European Raw Materials Conference, Brussels, March 1, 2011.
  5. ^ Personal website - Daniel Caspary