Members of the Board

Honorary Chairman
Gerhard Schroeder

Gerhard Schröder

Former Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany

CEO and Dp. Chairperson

Helene Rang

Helene Rang & Partner


Oliver Hermes

Chairman of the Board


Deputy Chairmen
Burkhard Dahmen

Burkhard Dahmen

President and CEO
SMS group GmbH

Dr Martin Herrenknecht

Chairman of the Board
Herrenknecht AG


Prof Dr Joachim Nagel

Member of the Board
KfW Bankengruppe


Bernd Romanski

BJR Businessconcepts

Hans Wilms

Hans Wilms

WILMS group

Further Members of the Board

Martin Bachmann

Member of the Board
Wintershall Holding GmbH

Martin Bay

MB Zeppelin

Ole von Beust

Managing Director
Ole von Beust Consulting GmbH & Co. KG

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Tom Blades

Chairman of the Board
Bilfinger SE
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Dr Gerald Bumharter

Managing Director
Misr Bank – Europe GmbH

Dieter Ernst

IWC – Innovation and Water Consult

Bernd Eulitz

Bernd Eulitz

Member of the Board
Linde AG

Jürgen Fitschen

Former Co-Chairman
Deutsche Bank AG

Michael Glos

Former German Minister of Economics and Technology

Isabella Groegor-Cechowicz

Global General Manager
Alexander Knauf

Alexander Knauf

General Partner
Knauf Gips KG


Jan Kupfer

Member of the Board
UniCredit Bank AG

Hartmut Mehdorn

Former CEO
Airport Berlin Brandenburg BER

Günther Mull

Managing Director

Matthias Müller

Former Chairman of the Board
Volkswagen AG

Marc Neumann

Managing Director
Ferrostaal Industrieanlagen GmbH

Armin Papperger

Chairman of the Board
Rheinmetall AG

Dr Bernd Pfaffenbach

Former State Secretary

Achim Post, MdB

Deputy Leader of Parliamentary Group
German Federal Parliament

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Martin Seeger

President and CEO
Lahmeyer International GmbH

Erich Staake

Chairman of the Board
Duisport AG

Jens-Ove Stier

Managing Director
Winterstein – Kontor GmbH

Martin Stüttem

Member of the Board

Niko Warbanoff

Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors
DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH

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Klaus Wirth

CEO and Co-Owner
Plattenhardt + Wirth GmbH
International Board

H.E. Abdullah Bin Hamad Al Attiyah

Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah Foundation for Energy & Sustainable Development,

Former Minister of Energy and Deputy Prime Minister of Qatar

H.E. Eng. Mubarak A. Al-Khafrah

National Industrialized Company (TASNEE), Saudi Arabia

Co-Chairman of Saudi-German Business Dialogue


H.E. Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh

Former Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade of the I.R. of Iran

Chairman of Nebco

Honorary Chairman 1998-2005

Hans-Jürgen Wischnewski

Former Federal Minister

About Numov

The German Near and Middle East Association's mission is to promote trade and investment between Germany and the countries of the Near and Middle East.


Gegründet 1934 NUMOV / Nah- und Mittelost-Verein e.V.