Senior Advisory Board

The Senior Advisory Board is made up of experienced experts in politics, academics and the private sector. The members of the board offer their general support to the project and advise the secretariat on long-term strategic planning matters. They also select the issues which are to be discussed and debated in the individual workshops.

Chairman:

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Christian Tomuschat
School of Law
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Members:

Prof. Dr. Charles Beat Blankart
School of Business and Economics
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Prof. Dr. Anne-Barbara Ischinger
Vice-President for International and Public Affairs
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Prof. Dr. Dr. LL.M Christian Kirchner
School of Business and Economics
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

John Christian Kornblum
Chairman
Lazard & Co. GmbH, Germany

Dr. Günter Rexrodt †
Member of the German Bundestag
Former Federal Minister of Economics

Volker Rühe
Member of the German Bundestag
Former Federal Minister of Defense

Dr. Dieter Spöri 
Former Minister of Economics, State of Baden-Württemberg
Corporate Representative for Federal Affairs Germany
DaimlerChrysler AG

Prof. Dr. Gesine Schwan
President of the Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)

Karsten D. Voigt
Coordinator for German-American Cooperation in the German Foreign Office