Dr. Florian Toncar
Member, Bundestag (German Federal Parliament)
Born on 18 October 1979 in Hamburg; Protestant; married; three children.
Obtained Abitur (higher-education entrance qualification) at Goldberg grammar school in Sindelfingen in 1999. Studied law in Regensburg, Cambridge and Heidelberg from 2000 to 2005; passed first and second state examinations in law in 2005 and 2007 respectively; obtained doctorate at the University of Tübingen in 2012.
Has been a lawyer specializing in banking and financial supervision since 2009 and worked for an international law firm until October 2017.
Member of the FDP since 1998.
Member of the German Bundestag from 2005 to 2013 and since 2017; chairman of the Parliamentary Panel on Financial-Market Stabilisation from 2009 to 2013; deputy chairman of the FDP parliamentary group in the Bundestag from 2011 to 2013.
Parliamentary Director of the FDP parliamentary group in the German Bundestag since 2017; spokesman for financial policy of the FDP parliamentary group and member of the Finance Committee of the German Bundestag since 2018.