Carl Holst, born April 29th 1970 in Rødding, son of high school teacher and former Member of Parliament Peter Holst. Married to school teacher Lone Holst. The couple has the children Mads, Magnus and Maja.
Member of the Folketing for The Liberal Party in South Jutland greater constituency from June 18th 2015.
Member of the executive committee of the Liberal Party from 1992. Member of the executive committee of the Liberal Party, since 2010. Chairman of Venstres Ungdom (Youth wing of the Liberal Party), 1993-1995. Member of Sønderjyllands Amt county council, 1994-2006. Chairman of Sønderjyllands Amt county council, 2000-2006. Chairman of Team Denmark, 2004-2012. Chairman of the Board of the Region of Southern Denmark, 2006-2015. Vice-chairman in Danish Regions, 2010-2015. Member of the board of Grundvig Centeret (Grundvig Centre) from 2017.