Horst Köhler is a German financial expert as well as political leader (CDU). He was President of Germany from 1 July 2004 to 31 May 2010. Prior to he was president, he had made an occupation both in political life, economic sector as well as civil servant, as well as consisted of the head of the International Money Fund (IMF) from 2000 to 2004.
From 1990 to 1993, Köhler State Secretary at the German Finance Ministry. He was responsible for monetary as well as economic relations, and was therefore dealership in connection with the signing of the Maastricht Treaty, as well as additionally worked on preparing the G7 meetings Chancellor Helmut Kohl.
He was after that chairman of the Association of German Savings Banks, Deutscher Sparkassen-und Giroverband, up until 1998, when he came to be head of state of the European financial institution for restoration and also advancement based in London. In 2000 he was selected supervisor of the International Monetary Fund, and also chairman of its exec board, and also moved to Washington. He was suggested by the coalition federal government Schröder after their initial candidate Caio Koch-Weser was rejected by the United States. He retained these placements until he retired 4 March 2004, after he had been chosen as the Conservative candidate for the FDPs as well as the German presidency.
He was elected president of Germany's Federal Assembly of 604 of 1205 ballots of the Social Democratic competing prospect Gesine Schwan on 23 May 2004, and also was ushered in on 1 July.
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