Dr. Peter Tschentscher, First Mayor of Hamburg

Dr. Peter Tschentscher, First Mayor of the City of Hamburg. On Wednesday, 28 March 2018, the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg elected a new First Mayor, Dr. Peter Tschentscher, after his predecessor Olaf Scholz was called to Berlin to become Vice-Chancellor of Germany as well as the country’s Minister of Finance in the Cabinet Merkel IV. Dr. Tschentscher is a physician and molecular biologist by educational background. He has been a member of the Hamburg City-State Assembly (Hamburger Bürgerschaft) since 2008, and served as Finance Senator (ministerial office) between 2011 and 2018 under Mayor Scholz. He leads a governmental coalition by Social … Continue reading Dr. Peter Tschentscher, First Mayor of Hamburg