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Curriculum Vitae Gernot Blümel

  • Born on October 24th, 1981 in Vienna
  • 2002–2009 Philosophy study programme at the University of Vienna and the Université de Bourgogne in Dijon
    MBA study programme at the Executive Academy of the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration
  • 2006–2008 Employee in the Austrian Parliament and subsequently in the Office of the Second President of the Austrian National Council
  • 2008–2010 Vice President of the Young European People’s Party
  • 2009–2011 Officer in the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs
  • 2011–2013 Officer for the Coordination of the Council of Ministers in the Austrian Vice Chancellor’s Cabinet
  • 2013–2015 Secretary-General and Media Policy Speaker for Media of the Austrian People’s Party
  • October 2015–April 2016 Managing Party Chairman of the Austrian People’s Party Vienna
  • October 2015–December 2017 Member of Vienna’s City Council
  • Since April 2016 Party Chairman of the Austrian People’s Party Vienna
  • June 2017 – December 2017 Media Policy Speaker for Media of the Austrian People’s Party
  • December 2017 Inauguration as Federal Minister within the Federal Chancellery
  • Since January 8th, 2018 Federal Minister for the EU, Art, Culture and Media