Christoph Verenkotte

President, Federal Office of Administration, Cologne


Christoph Verenkotte, born in 1958, studied law, history and philosophy in Bonn and worked as a lawyer at the regional court Cologne. He then joined the Federal Office of Administration and the Federal Ministry of the Interior. At the two public authorities he had several leading positions, most recently as department head for the Federal Police at the Federal Ministry of the Interior. Since March 2010 he has been the President of the Federal Office of Administration.