Sven-Olaf Heckel

Deputy Press Spokesman

CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group

Sven-Olaf Heckel is a career civil servant in the Federal Ministry of Economics with special expertise in legislative procedures and the interaction of executive and legislative authorities. Heckel has thorough knowledge of press and public relations, with a particular focus on refugee and migration issues. Over the past year, he has focused primarily on refugees, migration and asylum policy. His other responsibilities within the CDU/CSU Parliamentary group include domestic, economic, energy, financial, budgetary, environmental and legal policy. Heckel is a lawyer and holds a Ph.D in the field of insolvency law.