From left to right: Mr. Matsubara, Dr. Stange, Mr. Boltze, Mr. Schürmann, Mr. Massion, Ms. Kobayashi, Dr. Steck, Dr. Legewie, Dr. Oberndorff, Mr. Wolfram, Mr. Seidel, Mr. Kawano, Mr. Bunkenburg

55. Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the German Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Japan (AHK Japan) took place on June 6 at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo.

At the AGM, five new candidates were elected to join the Board of Directors and one Board Member was re-elected.

As of June 6 the Board of Directors consists of the following individuals:

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

Additionally, two Auditors have been elected:

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

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