Full Name
Dr. Jörg Kukies
Job Title
State Secretary for Economic, Finance & European Affairs
German Federal Chancellery
Speaker Bio
Dr Jörg Kukies has been State Secretary for Economic, Finance and European Affairs at the Federal Chancellery since December 2021. Prior to that, he served as State Secretary for Financial Market Policy and European Policy at the Federal Ministry of Finance.

Dr Kukies has held several high-profile positions at Goldman Sachs International, including Managing Director of the Frankfurt branch from 2014 to 2018, and Head of Equity Derivatives for Europe, the Middle East and Africa in 2011-14. Between 2001 and 2011, Dr Kukies was an associate for Goldman Sachs International’s product development team in London, as well as head of the equities division for Germany and Austria in Frankfurt.

Dr Kukies studied economic sciences at the Panthéon-Sorbonne University. He has a master's degree in public administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business.
Dr. Jörg Kukies