Manfred R Eisenbach


Deutsche Gruppe der Liberal International, Germany

Mr Eisenbach has a background in law and economics, which he studied at universities in Munich, Geneva and Bonn. A member of the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) and the German Atlantic Association, he started his professional career as a tutor at Bonn University in 1972 and between 1974-80 he served in various FDP parliamentary staff positions before heading the FDP Bundestag joint whips’ office for ten years until the all-German general elections following German Reunification in 1990. From 1990 through 2004 he held the office of FDP Bundestag managing director and chief of staff.

He is currently the secretary general of the Deutsche Gruppe der Liberal International and also heads a strategic political consultancy.

Mr Eisenbach speaks German, English and French.