Joschka Fischer (Managing Partner) was Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany from 1998 to 2005. His political career began in the State of Hesse where, from 1985 to 1987, Joschka Fischer held the office of Minister for the Environment and Energy – making him the country’s first cabinet minister from the Green Party. After serving four years as political group chairman for the Greens in the Hessian Landtag, the State Assembly, he held the offices of Deputy Minister-President of the State of Hesse and Hessian State Minister for the Environment, Energy and Federal Affairs from 1991 to 1994. In 1994, Fischer entered federal politics and became co-chairman of the Green Party’s federal parliamentary group.
From 2006 to 2007, Joschka Fischer held a professorship at the Woodrow Wilson School of International and Public Affairs at Princeton University (USA). He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the International Crisis Group and of the Executive Board of the European Council on Foreign Relations.