© Fraunhofer FHR / Jennifer Hees

Attendees of the Board of Trustees meeting on July 5, 2019 on the institute's premises in Wachtberg: Frau Ewen (Fraunhofer Headquarters), Prof. Waldschmidt, Dr. Weber (Fraunhofer Headquarters), Prof. Heberling (Institute Director Fraunhofer FHR), Prof. Loffeld, Mr. Pappert, Mr. Wetjen, Dr. Elsbacher, Mr. Neppig (Federal Armed Forces), Mr. Hommel.

The Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees

© Fraunhofer FHR / Jens Fiege
Due to the covid restrictions, the meeting of the Board of Trustees on June 26, 2020 was different than usual: Only a few participants attended in person, most of them were connected virtually – a first in the history of the Institute. This time, the report of the Executive Board was given by Dr. Markus Zirkel, Head of the Fraunhofer Society’s Legal Department.

The Board of Trustees supports our research work and advises the Institute Director and the Executive Board of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. The members of our Board of Trustees from industry, science and ministries are:

 

Chairman
Dipl.-Ing. Gunnar W. R. Pappert
DIEHL DEFENCE GmbH & Co. KG
Röthenbach a. d. Pegnitz

 

Dr. Gerhard Elsbacher
MBDA Deutschland GmbH
Schrobenhausen

Hans Hommel
Hensoldt
Ulm

Dr. Holger Krag
ESA / ESOC
Darmstadt

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Otmar Loffeld
University of Siegen
Siegen

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ilona Rolfes
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Bochum

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Vossiek
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Erlangen

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Waldschmidt
Ulm University
Ulm

MinRat Norbert Michael Weber
Federal Ministry of Defense (BMVg)
Bonn

Winfried Wetjen
OHB-System AG
Bremen