Dieter Reiter

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Dieter Reiter
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Mayor of Munich
Assumed office
1 May 2014
Preceded byChristian Ude
Personal details
Born (1958-05-19) 19 May 1958 (age 60)
Rain, Swabia, Bavaria,
West Germany (now Germany)
NationalityGerman
Political partySocial Democratic Party
Spouse(s)Petra Reiter (2003 - present)
Children1

Dieter Reiter (born 19 May 1958 in Rain, Swabia) is a German politician and the current mayor of Munich, the capital of the state of Bavaria.[1] He is a member of the Social Democratic Party.

Career[edit]

Reiter studied at the Fachhochschule für öffentliche Verwaltung und Rechtspflege in Hof, where he finished 1981. On the 30. March 2014 he was voted with 56.7% of votes Lord Mayor of Munich. He succeeded Christian Ude, Lord Mayor from 1993-2014. Reiter was a SPD delegate to the Federal Convention for the purpose of electing the President of Germany in 2017.[2]

Other activities[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Reiter has been married twice, and is the father of a son from his first marriage. His second wife, Petra, has two children of her own from a previous relationship.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Munich elects new centre-left mayor". The Local. 31 March 2014. Retrieved 4 May 2014.
  2. ^ Mitglieder bzw. Ersatzmitglieder der 16. Bundesversammlung Landtag of Bavaria, press release of 22 November 2016.
  3. ^ Board of Trustees Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.
  4. ^ Board of Trustees Ifo Institute for Economic Research.
Political offices
Preceded by
Christian Ude
Mayor of Munich
2014–present
Succeeded by
Incumbent