Brigitte Zypries

Former Minister for Economics and Energy @ Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Brigitte Zypries is a German politician with an impressive track record. From 2017 to 2018 she served as Minister of Economics and Energy in the government of Angela Merkel – and thereby was the first woman to hold that office in German history. Before that she was Parliamentary State Secretary, responsible for the coordination of Germany’s aviation and space policies. From 2002 to 2009 she served as Minister of Justice.