Annalena Baerbock lives here
As Foreign Minister it is part of it Annalena Baerbocks Job to travel a lot. But beyond her political work, she leads a family life.
The 43-year-old lives with her family in the Brandenburg state capital Potsdam. Baerbock found her personal happiness in Daniel Holefleisch, whom she met during an internship in Brandenburg. They have two children together.
Married since 2007, they not only share family life, but also their enthusiasm for green politics. Holefleisch, who worked in communications for the Greens for a long time, is now working as a senior expert in corporate affairs at Deutsche Post DHL Group in Berlin.
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This is how the Foreign Minister grew up
Born on December 15, 1980 in Hanover, Baerbock spent her childhood on a farm in Pattensen. Her interest in world events became evident at an early age. She spent an exchange year in the USA before studying political science and public law in Hamburg and later obtaining a master’s degree in public international law at the London School of Economics.
She began her professional career as a journalist at the “Hannoversche Allgemeine Zeitung”. Baerbock has been a member of Alliance 90/The Greens since 2005.