The German Board of TrusteesBoard of Trustees (2019-2022)

Chairman: 
Dr. Michael Ilgner,
Global Head of HR, Deutsche Bank

Honorary Chairman:
Tessen von Heydebreck, former member of the Management Board, Deutsche Bank AG

 

Trustees:

Dorothee Bär, Minister of State for Digitization, Member of Parliament, CDU/CSU

Dr. Thomas Bellut, Director-General, ZDF

Prof. Dr. Reinhard Bettzuege, former German Ambassador

Nikolaus Blome, Director News, Mediengruppe RTL

Johannes Boie, Editor-in-Chief, Welt am Sonntag

Dr. Volker Breid, CEO, FAZ

Michael Bröcker, Editor-in-Chief, Media Pioneer

Stephan-Andreas Casdorff, Publisher, Der Tagesspiegel

Dr. Mathias Döpfner, CEO, Axel Springer SE

Dr. Wolfgang Fink, CEO, Goldman Sachs SE

Leonhard F. Fischer, Partner, LfiCapital

Dr. Rüdiger Frohn, former State Secretary; Advisory Board, Mercator Foundation

Dr. Stephan Holthoff-Pförtner, Co-Owner, Funke Media Group & State Minister for Federal and European Affairs of North Rhine-Westphalia

Barbara Junge, Co-Editor-in-Chief, Tageszeitung 

Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Member of Parliament, FDP

Peter Limbourg, Director-General, Deutsche Welle

Dr. Gesine Lötzsch, Member of Parliament, Die Linke

Georg Löwisch, Editor-in-Chief, ZEIT Christ & Welt

Rob Meines, Meines & Partner

Claudia Roth, Vice-President of the German Bundestag; Member of Parliament, Bündnis 90/Die Grünen

Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe at the Federal Foreign Office, Member of Parliament, SPD

Patricia Schlesinger, Director-General, RBB

Dr. Gregor Peter Schmitz, Editor-in-Chief, Augsburger Allgemeine

Steffen Seibert, Parliamentary State Secretary, Government Spokesperson 

Ulrike Winkelmann, Co-Editor-in-Chief, Tageszeitung