The board of the association is elected every two years. The founding chairman was Dr. Bernd Fabritius MP (MdB); his successor is Hon. Prof. Dr. Konrad Gündisch, who was elected on January 9th, 2016.

The most recent elections took place on  June 7th, 2019.

Managing Director

Hon. Prof. Dr. Konrad Gündisch (Chairman)
Herta Daniel (Deputy Chairwoman)
Dr. Axel Froese (Deputy Chairman)


Alfred Horst Deptner
Dr. Christoph Glenk
Hans-Georg Göbbel
Werner Gohn-Kreuz
Werner Henning
Michael Konnerth (Treasurer)
Dr. Johann Kremer
Dr. Harald Roth
Dr. Ingrid Schiel
Michael Schmidt
Hans-Martin Tekeser
Ilse Welther
Patrick Welther
Dr. Ulrich A. Wien (Secretary)

Co-opted members

Hans Gardener
Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Christoph Machat
Dr. Irmgard Sedler

Advisors to the Executive Board

Dr. Ortwin Almen
Lucian Binder-Catana
Dipl.-Ing Hartmut Gündisch
Heidrun Negura
Hon. Prof. Dr. Evelyn Rusdea
Dipl.-Ing. Werner Zacharides