Honorary Chairman
Gerhard Schröder
Former Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany
Helene Rang
Helene Rang & Partner
Deputy Chairmen
Burkhard Dahmen
President and CEO
SMS group GmbH
Oliver Hermes

Chairman of the Board

Dr. Martin Herrenknecht

Chairman of the Board
Herrenknecht AG

Prof. Dr. Joachim Nagel
Member of the Board
KfW Bankengruppe
Bernd Romanski

BJR Businessconcepts

Hans Wilms

WILMS group

Other board members
Martin Bay

MB Zeppelin

Ole von Beust

Managing Director
Ole von Beust Consulting GmbH & Co. KG

Tom Blades
Chairman of the Board
Bilfinger SE
Dr. Gerald Bumharter 

Managing Director
Misr Bank – Europe GmbH

Dieter Ernst

IWC – Innovation and Water Consult

Jürgen Fitschen

Former Co-Chairman
Deutsche Bank AG

Michael Glos

Former Federal German Minister of Economics and Technology

Isabella Groegor-Cechowicz

Global General Manager

Alexander Knauf
General Partner
Knauf Gips KG
Jan Kupfer
Member of the Board
UniCredit Bank AG
Hartmut Mehdorn

Former CEO
Airport Berlin Brandenburg BER

Günther Mull

Managing Director

Matthias Müller

Former Chairman of the Board
Volkswagen AG

Marc Neumann

Managing Director
Ferrostaal Industrieanlagen GmbH

Armin Papperger

Chairman of the Board
Rheinmetall AG

Dr.Bernd Pfaffenbach

Former Secretary of State

Achim Post, MdB

Deputy Leader of Parlamentary Group
Deutscher Bundestag

Martin Seeger
President and CEO
Tractebel Engineering GmbH
Erich Staake 

Chairman of the Board
Duisport AG

Jens-Ove Stier

Managing Director
Winterstein – Kontor GmbH

Martin Stüttem
Member of the Board
Niko Warbanoff 

President and CEO
DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH

Hans Ulrich Willach

Managing Director

Standardkessel Baumgarte Service GmbH


Klaus Wirth
CEO and Co-Owner
Plattenhardt + Wirth
International Board
S.E. Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah

Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah Foundation for Energy & Sustainable Development,
Former Minister of Energy and Deputy Prime Minister of Qatar

S.E. Ing. Mubarak A. Al-Khafrah

Chairman of the Board
National Industrialized Company (TASNEE), Saudi-Arabien
Co-Chairman des Saudi-German Business Dialogue

S.E. Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh
Former Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade of the I.R. of Iran Chairman of Nebco
Honorary Chairman 1998-2005
Hans-Jürgen Wischnewski

Former Federal Minister