Board of Directors

  • Nikolaus Boltze, thyssenkrupp Japan K.K. (President)                                                                  
  • Dr. Frank Oberndorff, C. Illies & Co., Ltd. (Vice President)
  • Peter Massion, Deutsche Bank AG, Tokyo Branch (Treasurer)
  • Marcus Schürmann, Deutsche Industrie- und Handelskammer in Japan (Chief Executive Officer)
  • Donald Bunkenburg, Lufthansa German Airlines
  • Toshimitsu Kawano, Beckhoff Automation K.K.
  • Nobuko Kobayashi, A.T. Kearney K.K.
  • Hideki Matsubara, Miele Japan Corp.
  • Dr. Jochen Legewie, CNC Japan
  • Thomas Seidel, Freudenberg & Co.
  • Dr. Andreas F. Stange, TÜV SÜD
  • Dr. Joerg-Christian Steck, BASF Japan Ltd.
  • Berthold Wolfram, Continental Automotive Corporation

Auditor

  • Robert Seidenkranz, Schaeffler Japan Co., Ltd.
  • Bernd Hänze, Commerzbank AG, Tokyo Branch

Japanese Advisors

  • Shosuke Mori, Chairman, Kansai Economic Federation
  • Sadayuki Sakakibara, Chairman, Japan Business Federation
  • Hiroyuki Ishige, Chairman, JETRO