Clemens Baumgärtner was elected into the office of Head of the Department of Labor and Economic Development by the City Council in December 2018 and has been in this position since March 2019.
Born in Munich in 1976, Baumgärtner studied law at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and also obtained a Master of European and International Business Laws (LL.M. EUR.). Since 1996, Baumgärtner has represented the political party Christian Social Union (CSU) in the district council for Untergiesing-Harlaching. He is married and father of two children.