Alfred Gomolka (born 21 July 1942 in Breslau – 24 March 2020) was a German politician and Member of the European Parliament for Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. He was a member of the conservative Christian Democratic Union of Germany, part of the European People's Party. He wase was the first Minister President of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and served as the President of the Bundesrat from 1 November 1991 to 19 March 1992, being the first head of an East-German state to do so.
￼￼￼Gomolkaka tried to avoid the takeover of the East-German shipyards by the West-German Bremer Vulkan AG, which was proposed during the post-communistic privatizations. After he was forced to leave office in 1992, the East German shipyards were sold to the Bremen shipbuilder by his predecessor. In the following years the Bremer Vulkan illegally transferred subsidies of 350 Million Euros to keep jobs at the Shipyards in Bremen running.
Gomolka died on 24 March 2020, aged 77.
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