Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees consults and supports the institute’s management and the bodies of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. The 29th Board of Trustees meeting occurred on March 22nd, 2019 at the Fraunhofer IWS in Dresden. The Board of Trustees consists of the following members:


R. ACHATZ, DR.
Chairman of the Board of Trustees,
Manager Corporate Function Technology, Innovation & Sustainability, thyssenkrupp AG, Essen

A. BECK, DR.
Head of Division Bund-Länder Research Institutions, Saxony State Ministry for Higher Education, Research and the Arts, Dresden

J. FETZER, DR.
President of Business Unit Electric Energy Management, Calsonic Kansei Corp., Saitama/Japan

R.-M. FRANKE
CEO Factory Automation, Digital Factory Division, Siemens AG, Nuremberg

T. FRAUENPREIß
CEO, XLase GmbH, Hamburg

A. HANDSCHUH, DR.
Chancellor, Technische Universität Dresden

T. HOSENFELDT, PROF. DR.
Senior Vice President Technology Strategy & Innovation, Schaeffler AG, Herzogenaurach

U. KRAUSE, DR.
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Project Management Agency Karlsruhe, Production and Manufacturing Technologies, Branch Office Dresden

P. G. NOTHNAGEL
Executive Department Structural Development in the Saxon Lignite Regions, Saxony State Ministry for Economic Affairs, Labour and Transport, Dresden

C. RÜTTIMANN, DR.
CTO Bystronic Laser AG, Niederönz/Switzerland

I. STOLL, DR.
Director Engineering Support Processes (TEP), MTU Aero Engines AG, Munich

C. ULLMANN, DR.
CEO, Laserline GmbH, Mülheim-Kärlich

F.-J. WETZEL, DR.
BMW Motorrad, UX-EV, Munich