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Who we are

Friends of ESMT (Gesellschaft der Freunde und Förderer der ESMT e.V.) is a non-profit organization of individuals as well as sponsoring companies and organizations. Friends of ESMT support ESMT in many ways, be it personal advice, assistance, or financial contributions. All work for the association is on an honorary basis.

The association was formally established in 2011. It emerged from the Verein zur Förderung des Universitätsseminars der Wirtschaft e.V. in Erftstadt, which was founded in 1968.

Board of the association

Chairman: Prof. Dr. Wulff Plinke,  Founding Dean, ESMT Berlin

Vice Chairman: Dr. Oliver Engels,  Managing Director, Chief Risk Officer, Deutsche Börse AG

Treasurer: Georg Garlichs,  Chief Financial Officer and Managing Director, ESMT Berlin

Nick Barniville,  Associate Dean Degree Programs, ESMT Berlin

Anke Dassler,  Head of Support Segments and Legal Entities, Evonik Industries AG

Claudia Donzelmann,  Global Head of Regulatory and Public Affairs, Allianz SE 

Wolfgang Stadler,  independent, previous Executive Director Manufacturing, Jaguar Land Rover, UK

 

Board of Ambassadors

Chairwoman: Dr. Corinne Michaela Flick

Judith Epstein

Dr. Anja Langenbucher

Prof. Dr. Claudia Porsche

Dr. Evelyn Stern (Lady Chipperfield)

Dr. Sigrid Streletzki

 

Legal notice

Gesellschaft der Freunde und Förderer der ESMT European School of Management and Technology e. V.

Management Board: Prof. Dr. Wulff Plinke (Chairman), Nick Barniville, Anke Dassler, Claudia Donzelmann, Dr. Oliver Engels (Vice Chairman), Georg Garlichs (Treasurer) and Wolfgang Stadler

Office:  vanessa.aurich@esmt.org, +49 30 21231 -1056