Mayor Eckart Würzner of Heidelberg has joined the Executive Committee of the Global Parliament of Mayors, showcasing his prominence in environmental advocacy and municipal governance.

Beginning his public service journey in 1988 as an environmental consultant in Heidelberg, Mayor Würzner has held pivotal roles such as Head of the Environmental and Energy Management Department and Deputy Mayor. His leadership extends to academia, where he has lectured at esteemed universities.

Since becoming Mayor in 2006, Würzner has championed sustainability and innovation in Heidelberg, overseeing key initiatives and institutions. His re-elections in 2014 and 2022 demonstrate the trust residents place in him.

Now, Mayor Würzner brings his expertise to the global stage, contributing to the Global Parliament of Mayors, where his dedication to environmental stewardship will undoubtedly leave a lasting impact.