Flemming Hansen, born August 9th 1939 in Copenhagen, son of registered public accountant Hans Hansen and housewife Gyda Hansen.
Trade and industry policy spokesman, 1984-1994, market policy spokesman, 1987-1989, and energy policy spokesman, 1989-1990. Vice-chairman of the Folketing's Trade and Industry Committee, 1987-1990, and chairman of the Folketing's Currency Committee, 1988-1994, and of the Fiscal Affairs and Taxation Committee, 1994-1998. Fiscal policy spokesman from 1994. Member of the Council of Europe, 1993-2007. Member of the management committee of the Interparliamentary Union from 1998. Vice-chairman of the European Democratic Group.
Chairman of the training committee of the Danish Association of Shoe Dealers, 1977-1981, vice-chairman of the association, 1981-1985, chairman, 1985-1990. Member of the council of representatives of the Danish Oil and Natural Gas Company (DONG), from 1990. Member of the National Tax Tribunal from 1998. Member of the board of directors of Lån & Spar Bank A/S, 1990-2001, of Euro Sko a.m.b.a, 1994-2001, of G. Falbe-Hansen A/S, and of Holst Sko A/S.
The biography is no longer updated from November 14th 2007.