The Supervisory Board

The groundbreaking decisions regarding the content and organisation of the DBFZ development are taken by the Supervisory Board, which is chaired by the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture. Other members are the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure and the Saxon State Ministry for Energy, Climate Protection, Environment and Agriculture. The Supervisory Board meets twice a year at the DBFZ.

The Supervisory Board is made up of the following members (as of 1 April 2021)
MemberFunctionOrganisation
Olaf Schäfer (Chairman)Head of Department 52 "Sustainability, regrowable resources"Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Berthold Goeke (Deputy Chairman)

Head of Department "KI I Climate Protection Policy"

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety

Daniel GellnerHead of Department "Agriculture and Forestry"Saxon State Ministry for Energy, Climate Protection, Environment and Agriculture
Dr. Christine Falken-GroßerHead of Unit IIA2 - Bilateral Energy Policy CooperationFederal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
Dr. Kerstin ZimmermannSenior Government Councillor, Department 7 (Provision for the Future), Department 722 "Energy, Hydrogen Technologies"

Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Birgit Breitfuß-RennerHead of Subdepartment G2, Environment and Noise ControlFederal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure

 

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