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Party: Österreichische Volkspartei

Curriculum Vitae

Born on 12 July 1979 in Vienna, Austria. After graduating from the University of Vienna with a degree in communication, Lukas Mandl worked as a lecturer, writer and speaker.

He is the initiator of ‘Rot-weiß-rot in Europa’ as well as founder and Chairman of the cross-party Austrian-Kosovar Friendship Association.

Lukas Mandl started his political career in the student representation Schülerunion in 1998. In 2003, he was Chair of the Austrian Youth Association (Bundesjugendvertretung).

From 2008 to 2017, Mr Mandl was a Member of the regional parliament of Lower Austria and Chair of its Committee on European affairs. He was Secretary-General of the Employees' Organisation of the Austrian People's Party from 2010 to 2012. From 2015 to 2017, he was also Deputy Mayor of his hometown Gerasdorf. He has been Vice-President of the Assembly of European Regions since June 2017.

Lukas Mandl is married and the father of three children. His mother is Dutch and his father Austrian.

MEP since 2017.

My Positions in Parliament:

  • Chair - Korean Peninsula
  • Vice-Chair - Security and Defence
  • Vice-Coordinator - Security and Defence
  • Member - Intergroup on Urban Matters
  • Member - Intergroup on Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)
  • Member - Intergroup on Rural, Mountainous and Remote Areas (RUMRA) and Smart Villages
  • Member - Intergroup on Demographic Challenges, Family-Work Balance and Youth Transitions
  • Member - Intergroup on Biodiversity, Hunting and Countryside
  • Member - Intergroup on Artificial Intelligence and Digital
  • Member - Österreichische Volkspartei
  • Member - Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo
  • Member - Cariforum
  • Member - Foreign interference in all democratic processes in the European Union, including disinformation (INGE 2)
  • Member - Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Member - Foreign Affairs
  • Member - Conference of Delegation Chairs
  • Member - European Parliament 
  • Substitute - United Kingdom
  • Substitute - Use of Pegasus and equivalent surveillance spyware
  • Substitute - Employment and Social Affairs

My Positions in the group:

  • Member - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)

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