After his career as a journalist and lawyer, he was elected as deputy mayor of Munich on 2 May 1990.
On 12 September 1993, Ude (SPD) was elected as lord mayor. He was re-elected three times, on 13 June 1999 with 61.2 per cent of all votes, on 3 March 2002 with 64.5 per cent and on 2 March, 2008 with 66.8 per cent. In August 2011 Christian Ude announced his intention to become the SPD’s leading candidate for the upcoming Bavarian state election in 2013.
30 April, 2014 was his last day at work.
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