The board of management is responsible for day-to-day proceedings. Its members are:

  • Ansgar Wimmer (chair of the board)
  • Andreas Holz

The board of trustees is responsible for the Trust’s strategic policies. The current members are:

  • Professor Dr Jürgen Schlaeger CBE, Berlin (chair)
  • Marlehn Thieme, Bad Soden (deputy chair)
  • Dr Ulrich Bopp, Stuttgart
  • Rolf Kirchfeld, Hamburg
  • Professor Dr Lisa Kosok, Hamburg
  • Professor Dr Christoph Stölzl, Weimar
  • PD Dr Georg Toepfer, Berlin
  • Claus-Matthias Böge, Hamburg (advisor)
  • Jürgen Stephan, Hamburg (advisor)

More information about these figures is available on the right-hand side.

In some areas of its work, the Trust is supported by independent selection committees, for example in awarding prizes, funding, and teaching positions. The make-up of the various committees is detailed on the relevant web pages.