Since 2011 Dr Stephan Bredt heads the department of the Economic Sector, Financial Services and Exchanges at the Ministry of Economics, Energy, Transport and Housing of the State of Hessen in Wiesbaden.
He leads i.a. the development of the Financial Center Frankfurt, the supervision of the Frankfurt exchanges and the public banks, in particular the savings banks, the state bank and the development banks.
Prior to his engagement at the Ministry, he was Senior Legal Counsel for regulation and competition law in the Legal Department at Deutsche Bahn AG. Dr Bredt also worked at Deutscher Bundestag in Berlin.
Dr Bredt earned his doctor in law at Humboldt University Berlin and completed his law studies in Germany and France, with study visits to Italy and Israel.