is a German politician and was premier of Saxony during 2002–2008. Born February 23, 1945, in Eslohe, North Rhein-Westphalia, he studied economics, law and mathematics at Münster University where he worked as a researcher over 1970–1980. He joined the CDU in 1973. Since 2008, he has taught economics at the Dresden Technical University. In early August 2017, Milbradt was sent to Ukraine by the German government as a special envoy for reforms, with a focus on quality public administration and decentralization.