11 Notable alumni of
University of Passau

The University of Passau is 1607th in the world, 533rd in Europe, and 59th in Germany by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 11 notable alumni from the University of Passau sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Andreas Scheuer

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    Andreas Scheuer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politicianminister
    Biography

    Andreas Scheuer is a German politician of the Christian Social Union (CSU) party. From 15 December 2013 to 13 March 2018, he was Secretary General of the CSU. From 2009 to 2013, Scheuer was Parliamentary Secretary of State in the former Federal Ministry for Transport, Building and Urban Development in the Cabinet Merkel II. He has been a member of the German Bundestag since 2002. In 2016, he was also elected district chairman of CSU Lower Bavaria.

  2. Juli Zeh

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    Juli Zeh
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Enrolled in the University of Passau
    Studied jurisprudence
    Occupations
    juristwriterscience fiction writeressayist
    Biography

    Juli Zeh is a German writer.

  3. Martin Selmayr

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    Martin Selmayr
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in the University of Passau
    Studied in 1997
    Occupations
    university teacherlegal scholarlawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Martin Selmayr is a European civil servant from Germany who was Secretary-General of the European Commission from 2018 to 2019 and Chief of Staff to Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker from 2014 to 2018. During his time in the Juncker Commission, Selmayr was widely described as one of the most influential figures within the European Union. After taking office as Secretary-General, he was described in a debate in the European Parliament as "the most powerful bureaucrat in the world." A resident of Brussels since 2000, he is a member of the Christian Democratic and Flemish (CD&V) party of Belgium. He is considered by many to be close to the Christian Democratic Union of Germany and its leadership, but the European Commission said he has never been a member of that party.

  4. Otto Sonnenholzner

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    Otto Sonnenholzner
    Born in
    Ecuador Flag Ecuador
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Enrolled in the University of Passau
    In 2004 studied economics
    Occupations
    announcereconomistjournalistuniversity teacherbusinessperson
    Biography

    Otto Ramón Sonnenholzner Sper is an Ecuadorian radio broadcaster, politician, and economist who served as the 50th Vice President of Ecuador.

  5. Ulrich Wilhelm

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    Ulrich Wilhelm
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    journalistjurist
    Biography

    Ulrich Wilhelm is a German lawyer and journalist who has been serving as director of the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR) since 2011.

  6. Antje von Dewitz

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    Antje von Dewitz
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    industrialist
    Biography

    Antje von Dewitz is a German entrepreneur. She is the managing director of the company VAUDE, a producer of mountain sports equipment based in Tettnang. She holds 46% of the company's shares.

  7. Florian Post

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    Florian Post
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Florian Post is a German politician. Born in Neustadt an der Waldnaab, Bavaria, he represents the SPD. Florian Post has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Bavaria since 2013.

  8. Astrid Freudenstein

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    Astrid Freudenstein
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Astrid Freudenstein is a German civil servant and politician of the Christian Social Union in Bavaria (CSU).

  9. Hendrik Hoppenstedt

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    Hendrik Hoppenstedt
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Hendrik Hoppenstedt is a German politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) who has been serving as a member of the German parliament Bundestag since 2013, representing the Hannover-Land I constituency. Before he got elected in 2013, he was mayor of the city of Burgwedel in the northern German state of Lower Saxony.

  10. Susanne Wasum-Rainer

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    Susanne Wasum-Rainer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Susanne Wasum-Rainer is a German diplomat who has been serving as Germany’s Ambassador to Israel since 2018.

  11. Rita Hagl-Kehl

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    Rita Hagl-Kehl
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in the University of Passau
    Studied in 2000-2005
    Occupations
    politiciantailorteacher
    Biography

    Rita Hagl-Kehl is a German politician of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) who has been serving as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Bavaria since 2013. In 2018, she was appointed Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection in the government of Chancellor Angela Merkel.