220px|Jochen Ott (2013) Jochen Ott (9 May 1974 in Porz) is a German teacher and politician of the Social Democrats (SPD) who has been serving as member of the Landtag of North Rhine-Westphalia since 2010.

Political career

From 2011 until 2019, Ott served as the leader of the party in Cologne. In 2015, he unsuccessfully ran to become Mayor of Cologne; he eventually suspended his mayoral election campaign in 2015 after the stabbing of his main rival Henriette Reker. In parliament, Ott serves on the Committee on Education.

Other activities

Corporate boards

*NRW.BANK, Member of the Advisory Board (since 2018) *Cologne Bonn Airport, Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board *RheinCargo, Member of the Supervisory Board

Non-profit organization

*Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR), Alternate Member of the Broadcasting CouncilMembers of the Broadcasting Council
Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR). *Education and Science Workers' Union (GEW), Member


External links

Category:Social Democratic Party of Germany politicians Category:Living people Category:1974 births {{Germany-SPD-politician-stub