Martin Bangemann (born 15 November 1934) is a former German politician. He was leader of the FDP (1985–1988).
Bangemann in 1979
|Federal Minister of Economics |
27 June 1984 – 1989
|Preceded by||Otto Graf Lambsdorff|
|Succeeded by||Helmut Haussmann|
|Chairman of the FDP|
|Preceded by||Hans-Dietrich Genscher|
|Succeeded by||Otto Graf Lambsdorff|
|Born||15 November 1934|
Wanzleben, Saxony (nowadays)
|Alma mater||University of Tübingen|
University of Munich
Bangemann was the German Federal Minister of Economics from 1984 to 1988.
In 1988, Bangemann joined the European Commission. He was Commissioner for the internal market and industrial affairs in the Delors Commission from 1989 to 1995. He was then Commissioner for Industrial affairs, Information & Telecommunications Technologies in the Santer Commission from 1995 to 1999.
- "MEP Profile:Martin Bangemann". European Parliament. Retrieved 25 September 2010.
- Europe and the global information society: Recommendations to the European Council. Version hosted on I*M Europe, by Directorate-General XIII of the European Commission.
- "Report on Europe and the Global Information Society: Recommendations of the High-level Group on the Information Society to the Corfu European Council. Bulletin of the European Union, Supplement No. 2/94." University of Pittsburgh - Archive of European Integration (AEI).