Honorary Chairman
Gerhard Schröder
Former Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany
 

CEO

Helene Rang
Proprietor
Helene Rang & Partner
 

Chairman

Johann Erich Wilms
President
WILMS group
 

Deputy Chairmen

Oliver Hermes
Chairman
WILO SE
Dr. Martin Herrenknecht
Chairman
Herrenknecht AG
Prof. Dr. Joachim Nagel
Member of the Board
KfW Bankengruppe
Bernd Romanski
Proprietor
BJR Businessconcepts
Martin Seeger
Managing Partner
Teknokon Group
 

Other board members

Martin Bay
Proprietor
MB Zeppelin
Dr. Thomas Brandstätt
Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors
Tractebel Engineering GmbH & Co. KG
Dr. Gerald Bumharter
CEO
Misr Bank – Europe GmbH
Burkhard Dahmen
Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors
SMS group GmbH
Dieter Ernst
Proprietor
IWC – Innovation and Water Consult
Jürgen Fitschen
Former Co-Chairman
Deutsche Bank AG
Michael Glos
Former Federal German Minister of Economics and Technology

Jörg Kampmeyer
General Partner
Gebr. Knauf KG
Jan Kupfer
Member of the Board
UniCredit Bank AG
Felix von Limburg
CEO
B.T. innovation GmbH
Hartmut Mehdorn
Former CEO
Airport Berlin Brandenburg BER
Günther Mull
CEO
DERMALOG GmbH
Matthias Müller
Former Chairman of the Board
Volkswagen AG
Marc Neumann
CEO
Ferrostaal Industrieanlagen GmbH
Armin Papperger
Chairman
Rheinmetall AG
Dr.Bernd Pfaffenbach
Former Secretary of State
Achim Post, MdB
Stellv. Fraktionsvorsitzender
Deutscher Bundestag
Hans-Peter Rehn
Geschäftsführer, Medset Medizintechnik GmbH
Zimmer MedizinSysteme GmbH
Erich Staake
Chairman
Duisport AG
Philippe Steiner
Executive Managing Director and Owner
SPG Steiner GmbH


Jens-Ove Stier
CEO
Winterstein – Kontor GmbH
Dawn Summers
Member of the Board, Chief Operating Officer (COO), Region EMEA
Wintershall Dea GmbH


Niko Warbanoff
Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors
DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH
Hans Ulrich Willach
CEO
Standardkessel Baumgarte Service GmbH 
Klaus Wirth
CEO and Co-Owner
Plattenhardt + Wirth
 

International Board

S.E. Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah
Präsident, Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah Foundation for Energy & Sustainable Development
Energieminister und Vizepremierminister des Staates Katar a.D.
Ahmet Eren
Chairman
Eren Holding, Türkei
S.E. Ing. Mubarak A. Al-Khafrah
Vorsitzender des Vorstandes,  National Industrialized Company (TASNEE), Saudi-Arabien
Co-Chairman, Saudi-German Business Dialogue
S.E. Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh
Minister für Industrie, Bergbau und Handel der i.R. Iran a.D.
Vorsitzender, Nebco
 

Honorary Chairman 1998-2005

Hans-Jürgen Wischnewski
Former Federal Minister