Sven Giegold

Sven Giegold (born November 17, 1969 in Las Palmas) is a member of the European Parliament from North-Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, since 2009, is Coordinator of the Greens/EFA group in the committee on economy and monetary affairs (ECON) and spokesperson for Bündnis 90/Die Grünen in the European Parliament. As a studied political economist Sven has been active in the environmental movement and altermondialism for more than 20 years. He is a member of the executive committee of the German Evangelical Church Assembly.