• Minister-President Winfried Kretschmann

    The Minister-President

    The Minister-President is the Head of the State Government.

Head of the State Government

Winfried Kretschmann – the man at the head of the State Government

Winfried Kretschmann is the ninth Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg. He was re-elected as the Head of Government by the State Parliament on May 12, 2016. Kretschmann heads a coalition made up of two parliamentary parties: The Green Party and the Christian Democratic Union. The authority vested in the Minister-President by the State Constitution is outstanding: He is responsible for determining the guidelines of State policy, he chairs the Government and directs its business.

Seat of the State Government

Villa Reitzenstein

The Villa Reitzenstein in Stuttgart, official seat of the Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg.