Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees advises the Fraunhofer IGCV on content and strategic development matters. Its members include personalities from business, science and the public sector. The Executive Board of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft appoints the members in agreement with the Institute's management. The trustees have in common that they deal with the topic of production technology in different ways in their daily work. This is what makes their advice so valuable.

We would like to express our sincere thanks to all the trustees for their valuable guidance and constructive support.

Ralf Fröchtenicht

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Dr. Ralf Fröchtenicht

Chairman of the Board of Trustees

BMW AG, Munich

Sabine Doering-Manteuffel

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Prof. Dr. Sabine Doering-Manteuffel

Vice Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees

President of the University of Augsburg, Augsburg

Barbara Bergmeier

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Barbara Bergmeier

Head of Operations, Airbus Defence and Space GmbH, Taufkirchen

Christine Dübler

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Christine Dübler

Managing Director, ZwickRoell GmbH & Co. KG, Ulm

Peter Gumbsch

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Prof. Dr. Peter Gumbsch

Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials IWM, Freiburg

Hartmut Hoffmann

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Prof. i. R. Dr. Hartmut Hoffmann

Emeritus of Excellence, Technical University of Munich, Chair of Metal Forming and Casting, Garching b. München

Carsten Intra

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Prof. Dr. Carsten Intra

Chairman of the Board of Management, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Volkswagen AG, Hannover

Heinz Neubert

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Prof. Dr. Heinz Neubert

Head of Technology & Products, Siemens Energy Global GmbH & Co. KG, Erlangen

Stefan Thomé

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Stefan Thomé

CTO, Executive Vice President, Head of Engineering, Airbus Helicopters S.A.S., Marignane Cedex, Frankreich

Babette Tonn

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Prof. Dr. Babette Tonn

Professor for Foundry Technology, Institute of Metallurgy, Clausthal University of Technology, Clausthal-Zellerfeld

Stefan Wimbauer

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Ltd. MR Dr. Stefan Wimbauer

Head of Unit »Applied Research, Cluster Policy«
Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy‎, Munich

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