Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer

Head of the Federal Department of Finance FDF

Personal data

Bundesrat Ueli Maurer
© VBS/DDPS

Born on 1 December 1950
Married, 6 children (born: 1978 - 1997)
Citizen of Adelboden (BE) and Hinwil (ZH)
Primary and secondary schools in Hinwil
Commercial apprenticeship

 

 

Occupational and political activities

Occupational activities of Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer
Time period Occupational activities
1994 - 2008 Manager of the Zurich Farmers‘ Association
1974 - 1994 Manager of a farmers‘ cooperative
Political activities of Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer
Time period Political activities
Since 1January 2016 Head of the Federal Department of Finance FDF
5 December 2012 elected President of the Swiss Confederation for 2013
14 December 2011 elected Vice-President of the Federal Council for 2012
2009-2015 Head of the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport DDPS
10 December 2008 elected Federal Councillor
1996-2008 Chairman of the Swiss People’s Party
1991-2008 National Councillor
1983-1991 Cantonal Parliament of Zurich
1978-1986 Communal Council of Hinwil

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