The Jewish Museum Berlin's Board of Trustees

The members of the Jewish Museum Berlin's Board of Trustees are appointed by the German Federal President. Appointments and reappointments to the Board of Trustees are announced every five years as stipulated in the foundation's Articles. The Board of Trustees convened for its inauguaral meeting on 27 November 2001.

Its members are:


Prof. Monika Grütters – Minister of State in the Federal Chancellery and Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media

  • Prof. Dr. Götz Aly – Historian and Journalist
  • Prof. Dr. Salomon Korn – Vice President of the Central Council of Jews in Germany
  • Dr. Klaus Lederer – Berlin's Senator for Culture and Europe
  • Prof. Dr. Klaus Mangold – Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Rothschild GmbH
  • Dr. Michael Meister MP – Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Finance
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Naumann – Director of the Barenboim-Said Academy Berlin and Former Federal Minister
  • Ronald Pofalla – Member of the Management Board for Infrastructure of Deutsche Bahn AG and Former Federal Minister