Foundation
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Members of the Board of Trustees (2017)
Members of the Board of Trustees (2017)

Board of Directors

Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. Karl-Heinz Paqué
Chairman
State Minister (ret.), Professor at the Faculty of Economics of the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg

Sabine Leutheusser-Schnarrenberger
Deputy Chairwoman
Former MdB, former Federal Minister

Manfred Richter
Treasurer
Former MdB, former MdBB, former Lord Mayor of the city of Bremerhaven

Michael Link MdB
FDP federal board member
Former director OSCE/ ODIHR, Warsaw

Bettina Stark-Watzinger MdB
Chairwoman of the Finance Committee of the German Bundestag
FDP federal board member
Chairwoman of the Free Democrats Hesse

Dr. Wolfgang Gerhardt
honorary chairman

Board of Trustees

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Morlok
Independent Business Consultat, Karlsruhe
Honorary Chairman of the Board of Trustees

Prof. Dr. Ludwig Theodor Heuss
Chairman of the Theodor Heuss Foundation
Head of Internal Medicine, Hospital Zollikerberg
Majority Shareholder Basler Schwbae-Verlag, Zürich, Siwtzerland
Chairman of the Board of Trustees and Deputy Chairman of the Programme Committee
Member of the Finance Committee  

Liane Knüppel 
Former President of the Association of Scholarship Holders and former Scholarship Holders of the Friedrich-Naumann-Foundation, Köngiswinter
Deputy Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees
Member of the Finance Committee  

Dr. Peter Jeutter
Entrepreneur, Berlin
Chairman of the Programme Committee

Florian Rentsch
Minister of State (ret.), Chairman of the Management Board of the Association of Sparda Banks e.V., Wiesbaden
Chairman of the Finance Committee

Christel Augenstein
Former Lord Mayor of the city of Pforzheim, Pforzheim
Deputy Chairwoman of the Finance Committee

Anne Brasseur
Former Minister of Education, Vocational Training and Sport of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Dr. h. c. Hinrich Enderlein
Former state minister, Entrepreneur, Kleinmachnow

Richard Fudickar
Entrepreneur, Bad Homburg
Member of the Finance Committee

Hon.-Prof. Dr. Helmut Haussmann
Former Federal Minister, Bad Urach
Member of the Finance Committee  

Dr. Maren Jasper-Winter MdA
Member of the Free Democrats' fraction at the Abgeordnetenhaus Berlin, Berlin

Alexander Graf Lambsdorff MdB
Deputy Chairman of the Free Democrats' fraction at the German Bundestag
Former Deputy President of the European Parliament, Bonn

Christian Lindner MdB
Chairman of the Free Democrats' fraction at the German Bundestag
Federal Chairman of the Free Democrats, Berlin 

Dr. Anita Maaß
Mayor of the City Lommatzsch, Lommatzsch
Member of the Programme Committee

Gisela Piltz
Lawyer, Düsseldorf
Member of the Programme Committee

Judith Pirscher
President of the Government District Detmold, Detmold
Federal Chairwoman of the Association of Liberal Local Politicians

Dr. Stefan Ruppert
Member of the Management at B. Braun Holding GmbH & Co KG, Melsungen

Dr. Hermann Otto Solms MdB
Former Deputy Chairman of the German Bundestag, Honorary Federal Chairman of the Free Democrats, Berlin

Prof. Dr. Thomas Straubhaar
Professor of Economics at the University of Hamburg, Fellow of the Transatlantic Academy in Washington, D. C., Hamburg
Member of the Programme Committee

Johannes van Baalen †
President of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE), former member of the European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium
Member of the Government Advisory Council for International Affairs and Chair of its Security Policy Division, Member of the Government Advisory Council for the Eurozone

Joachim Werren
Former secretary of state, Hannover
Member of the Programme Committee