Here you will find the various departments of the Robert Bosch Stiftung.

Board of Management

Prof. Dr. Joachim Rogall
President and CEO

Prof. Dr. Joachim Rogall is President and CEO of the Robert Bosch Stiftung. He is responsible for the Foundation's areas of support health, science and education, as well as human resources and communications.

Prof. Dr. Joachim Rogall has been Executive Director of the Stuttgart-based Robert Bosch Stiftung since April 1, 2013, and the Foundation’s President and CEO since September 1, 2017. He studied Eastern European History, Slavic Philology, and German Language and Literature at the universities of Mainz/Germany, Posen/Poland, and Heidelberg/Germany. He graduated with a PhD from Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz in 1988, and received his postdoctoral lecturing qualification in 2000. Between 1988 and 1996, he worked as a research and teaching fellow at the University of Mainz and the Johann Gottfried Herder Institute in Marburg/Lahn. He joined the Robert Bosch Stiftung on April 1, 1996.

Since 2003, he has been an Adjunct Professor for Eastern European History at the University of Heidelberg.

Annette Kolb
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-720
e-mail to Annette Kolb
Christina Lutz
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-230
e-mail to Christina Lutz
Silke Breimaier
Senior Manager to the Board of Management
Phone+49 711 46084-280
e-mail to Silke Breimaier
Wolfgang Nitzsche
Chauffeur of the Board of Management
Phone+49 711 46084-595
e-mail to Wolfgang Nitzsche
Sandra Breka
Member of the Board of Management

Sandra Breka is Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Management of the Robert Bosch Stiftung. Her portfolio includes the Foundation’s areas of support International Understanding and Cooperation, Active Citizenship, as well as the department Strategic Partnerships and Robert Bosch Academy. She furthermore supervises the Events and Operations at the Berlin Office.

Sandra Breka was appointed to the Board of Management of the Robert Bosch Stiftung in September 2017. Since joining the Robert Bosch Stiftung in 2001, she has been responsible for a wide range of programs, the establishment of the Robert Bosch Academy, the liaison with public and private partners in Berlin as well as the Foundation’s Berlin Office, most recently as Senior Vice President since April 2013.

An expert in international relations as well as foreign and security policy, Sandra Breka previously served as Program Director at the Aspen Institute Berlin after an assignment with the American Council on Germany in New York. After studies in Germany, France and the United States, she obtained her M.A. at Columbia University in New York. She was a Yale World Fellow in 2008.

Sandra Breka is a Member of the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) as well as the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the European Endowment for Democracy (EED). She represents the Foundation on the European Foundation Center (EFC) Governing Council, the Board of the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) and the Executive Committee of the Stiftung Neue Verantwortung (SNV).

Roswitha Meurers
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 30 220025-310
e-mail to Roswitha Meurers
Carolin Wattenberg
Senior Manager to the Board of Management
Phone+49 30 220025-331
e-mail to Carolin Wattenberg
Dr. Hans-Werner Cieslik
Member of the Board of Management and CFO

Dr. Hans-Werner Cieslik is Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Management of the Robert Bosch Stiftung. He is in charge of law/compliance, finance, controlling, organization, and IT, as well as the Robert Bosch Hospital and the medical research institutes.

Dr. Hans-Werner Cieslik is Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Management of Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH, Stuttgart. 

Dr. Cieslik studied law in Germany, France, and Switzerland. After his German bar exam, he began working as an in-house attorney in the head office of Robert Bosch GmbH in Stuttgart, Germany, in 1990. He completed his PhD in Law in 1992.

From 1999 to 2003, he served as CEO of Robert Bosch AG in Zurich, Switzerland and became Vice President for Mergers & Acquisitions in the head office of Robert Bosch GmbH in 2004. In 2009, Dr. Cieslik joined the Board of Management of Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH.

Sandra Wölfel
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-240
e-mail to Sandra Wölfel
Dr. Ulrich Ladstätter
Senior Manager
Hospitals and Research Institutes
Phone+49 151 52815553
e-mail to Dr. Ulrich Ladstätter

Finance and Administration

Dr. Hans-Werner Cieslik
Senior Vice President
Sandra Wölfel
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-240
e-mail to Sandra Wölfel


Michael Redbrake
Phone+49 711 46084-573
e-mail to Michael Redbrake


Zeljko Benacic
Phone+49 711 46084-116
e-mail to Zeljko Benacic
Julian Kummler
Phone+49 711 46084-591
e-mail to Julian Kummler
Dorothee Künzel
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-976
e-mail to Dorothee Künzel
Martin Rist
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-640
e-mail to Martin Rist

Project Controlling, Process and Evaluation

Susann Pfeiffer
Phone+49 711 46084-211
e-mail to Susann Pfeiffer
Frieder Bürkle
Phone+49 711 46084-271
e-mail to Frieder Bürkle
Julia Dressnandt
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-273
e-mail to Julia Dressnandt
Joachim Geiger
Phone+49 711 46084-120
e-mail to Joachim Geiger
Bettina Killinger
Phone+49 711 46084-206
e-mail to Bettina Killinger
Rica Neumann
Phone+49 711 46084-275
e-mail to Rica Neumann
Manuela Popp
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-272
e-mail to Manuela Popp
Maria Trini
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-117
e-mail to Maria Trini
Stefan Witthuhn
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-274
e-mail to Stefan Witthuhn
Monika Wolz
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-196
e-mail to Monika Wolz

Central Services, Finance, Accounting & Controlling

Markus Maisch
Phone 0711 46084-822
e-mail to Markus Maisch
Kathrin Bolzek
Phone+49 711 46084-757
e-mail to Kathrin Bolzek
Daniel Gödecker
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-270
e-mail to Daniel Gödecker
Jeanette Kress
Phone+49 711 46084-690
e-mail to Jeanette Kress
Petra Lenkeit
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-269
e-mail to Petra Lenkeit
Reiner Merkle
Phone+49 711 46084-213
e-mail to Reiner Merkle
Waltraud Mezger
Phone+49 711 46084-669
e-mail to Waltraud Mezger
Anja Sommerauer
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-197
e-mail to Anja Sommerauer
Mirela Torbusch
Phone+49 711 46084-380
e-mail to Mirela Torbusch
Michael Weinmann
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-210
e-mail to Michael Weinmann


Stefan Schott
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-600
e-mail to Stefan Schott
Tanja Müller
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-571
e-mail to Tanja Müller

Corporate Communications

Martina Berenz
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-651
e-mail to Martina Berenz
Stephanie Ferdinand
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-756
e-mail to Stephanie Ferdinand
Tanja Frey
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-650
e-mail to Tanja Frey
Eva Gast
Phone+49 711 46084-898
e-mail to Eva Gast
Michael Herm
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-290
e-mail to Michael Herm
Julia Rommel
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-750
e-mail to Julia Rommel
Tatina Trakis
Phone+49 711 46084-923
e-mail to Tatina Trakis

Digital Communication and Storytelling

Franziska Hein
Phone+49 711 46084-666
e-mail to Franziska Hein
Magnus Petz
Phone+49 711 46084-776
e-mail to Magnus Petz
Cornelia Varwig
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-291
e-mail to Cornelia Varwig
Klaus Voßmeyer
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-686
e-mail to Klaus Voßmeyer

Human Resources

Roland Bender
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-260
e-mail to Roland Bender
Martina Baitinger
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-114
e-mail to Martina Baitinger
Josefina Franco-Pérez
Phone+49 711 46084-680
e-mail to Josefina Franco-Pérez
Nadja Baumann
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-694
e-mail to Nadja Baumann
Kerstin Bouafif
Phone+49 711 46084-676
e-mail to Kerstin Bouafif
Ulrike Dolich
Phone+49 711 46084-688
e-mail to Ulrike Dolich
Miriam Steindl
Phone+49 711 46084-692
e-mail to Miriam Steindl
Kristina Wuckert
Phone+49 711 46084-681
e-mail to Kristina Wuckert

Events and Operations Berlin

Miriam Gundlach
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 30 220025-330
e-mail to Miriam Gundlach
Madina Muse Mohamed
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 30 220025-351
e-mail to Madina Muse Mohamed


Jessica von Wrede
Phone+49 30 220025-357
e-mail to Jessica von Wrede
Clemens Bloeck
Phone+49 30 220025-356
e-mail to Clemens Bloeck
Diana Fromm
Senior Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-329
e-mail to Diana Fromm
Cassandra Westphal
Phone+49 30 220025-313
e-mail to Cassandra Westphal
Anna-Lina Wildermuth
Senior Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-866
e-mail to Anna-Lina Wildermuth

Operations Berlin

Jana Böttner
Senior Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-350
e-mail to Jana Böttner
Andreas Härtel
Phone+49 30 220025-328
e-mail to Andreas Härtel
Winfried Honrath
Phone+49 30 220025-101
e-mail to Winfried Honrath
Daniel Körber
Phone+49 30 220025-102
e-mail to Daniel Körber

Future Issues and Foundation Development

Christian Hänel
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-400
e-mail to Christian Hänel
Manuela Dahlmann
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-578
e-mail to Manuela Dahlmann
Dr. Bettina Berns
Senior Manager Concept Development International Education
Phone+49 711 46084-365
e-mail to Dr. Bettina Berns
Dr. Olaf Hahn
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 160 90815443
e-mail to Dr. Olaf Hahn
Dr. Ingrid Wünning Tschol
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-350
e-mail to Dr. Ingrid Wünning Tschol


Dr. Bernadette Klapper
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-880
e-mail to Dr. Bernadette Klapper
Bianca Zampino
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-589
e-mail to Bianca Zampino
Franz-Eugen Henning
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-363
e-mail to Franz-Eugen Henning

A Health Care System for the Future

Kerstin Berr
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-384
e-mail to Kerstin Berr
Jannis Feller
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-340
e-mail to Jannis Feller
Stephanie Häfele
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-630
e-mail to Stephanie Häfele
Cordula Hoffmanns
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-855
e-mail to Cordula Hoffmanns
Anja Leetz
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-364
e-mail to Anja Leetz
Brigitte Stähle
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-530
e-mail to Brigitte Stähle

People in the Health Care System

Louise Baker-Schuster
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-760
e-mail to Louise Baker-Schuster
Irina Cichon
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-139
e-mail to Irina Cichon
Nadja Idler
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-315
e-mail to Nadja Idler
Susanne Melin
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-661
e-mail to Susanne Melin
Kerstin Schmenger
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-927
e-mail to Kerstin Schmenger

Science and Research

Dr. Katrin Rehak
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-730
e-mail to Dr. Katrin Rehak
Tina Stengele
Program Director
Phone+49 711 46084-925
e-mail to Tina Stengele
Michaela Reininger
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-360
e-mail to Michaela Reininger
Cosima Faul
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084359
e-mail to Cosima Faul
Niels Barth
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-300
e-mail to Niels Barth
Michaela Bogenrieder
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-195
e-mail to Michaela Bogenrieder
Andrea Bruhn
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-610
e-mail to Andrea Bruhn
Annett Giebelhausen
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-685
e-mail to Annett Giebelhausen
Isabella Kessel
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-751
e-mail to Isabella Kessel
Dr. Anna Kirstgen
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-601
e-mail to Dr. Anna Kirstgen
Kristina Maurer
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-770
e-mail to Kristina Maurer
Dr. Johannes Reidel
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-795
e-mail to Dr. Johannes Reidel
Eva Roth
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-885
e-mail to Eva Roth

Active Citizenship

Markus Lux
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-390
e-mail to Markus Lux
Claudia Lauer
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-550
e-mail to Claudia Lauer
Jacqueline Sachse
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-490
e-mail to Jacqueline Sachse

Immigration Society

Dr. Maja Sibylle Pflüger
Program Director
Phone+49 711 46084-970
e-mail to Dr. Maja Sibylle Pflüger
Ann-Kathrin Ebinger
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-118
e-mail to Ann-Kathrin Ebinger
Fabia Göhring
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-262
e-mail to Fabia Göhring
Dr. Ferdinand Mirbach
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-480
e-mail to Dr. Ferdinand Mirbach
Julia Teek
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-440
e-mail to Julia Teek
Lisa Veyhl
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-551
e-mail to Lisa Veyhl


Claudia Rolf
Program Director
Phone+49 711 46084-552
e-mail to Claudia Rolf
Melanie Dense
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-821
e-mail to Melanie Dense
Hannah Farber
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-511
e-mail to Hannah Farber
Sylvia Hirsch
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-823
e-mail to Sylvia Hirsch
Elena Jung
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-973
e-mail to Elena Jung
Anja Wolff
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-159
e-mail to Anja Wolff


Dr. Dagmar Wolf
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-138
e-mail to Dr. Dagmar Wolf
Annette Bulka
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-580
e-mail to Annette Bulka
Christine Kirchner
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-567
e-mail to Christine Kirchner


Carolin Genkinger
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-754
e-mail to Carolin Genkinger
Jana-Maria Keine
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-593
e-mail to Jana-Maria Keine
Lisa Klopiec
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-156
e-mail to Lisa Klopiec
Christiane Kreher
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-592
e-mail to Christiane Kreher
Dr. Michael Wiedmann
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-701
e-mail to Dr. Michael Wiedmann

School Development / Development in Pre-school and Daycare

Franziska Bauer
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-887
e-mail to Franziska Bauer
Lars Bayer
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-852
e-mail to Lars Bayer
Heike Kühlewein
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-687
e-mail to Heike Kühlewein
Anne Lill
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-134
e-mail to Anne Lill
Daniela Neumann
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-753
e-mail to Daniela Neumann
Annette Passon
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-581
e-mail to Annette Passon
Andrea Preußker
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-758
e-mail to Andrea Preußker
Dr. Simone Toepfer
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-596
e-mail to Dr. Simone Toepfer
Cristina Winter
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-192
e-mail to Cristina Winter

International Understanding and Cooperation I

Atje Drexler
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-420
e-mail to Atje Drexler
Christina Hoheisel
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-140
e-mail to Christina Hoheisel


Dr. Stella Voutta
Program Director
Phone+49 30 220025-339
e-mail to Dr. Stella Voutta
Frank Albers
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-344
e-mail to Frank Albers
Caroline Dunning
Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-321
e-mail to Caroline Dunning
Julian Hermann
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-187
e-mail to Julian Hermann
Imke Kerber
Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-452
e-mail to Imke Kerber
Miriam Rau
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-515
e-mail to Miriam Rau
Patrick Steiner-Hirth
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-411
e-mail to Patrick Steiner-Hirth
Lilia Torno
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-149
e-mail to Lilia Torno
Irene Weinz
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-160
e-mail to Irene Weinz


Dr. Clemens Spiess
Program Director
Phone+49 711 46084-450
e-mail to Dr. Clemens Spiess
Judith Christ
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-412
e-mail to Judith Christ
Anna-Dorothea Grass
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-974
e-mail to Anna-Dorothea Grass
Amir Kalajdzini
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-391
e-mail to Amir Kalajdzini
Karin Karlsson
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-540
e-mail to Karin Karlsson
Eve Nagel
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-682
e-mail to Eve Nagel

International Understanding and Cooperation II

Ottilie Bälz
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 711 46084-520
e-mail to Ottilie Bälz
Yvonne Mucha
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-410
e-mail to Yvonne Mucha

Climate Change

Dr. Gerrit Hansen
Program Director
Phone+49 30 220025-358
e-mail to Dr. Gerrit Hansen
Laura Bail
Team Assistant
Phone+49 30 220025-340
e-mail to Laura Bail
Ana Bojadjievska
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-333
e-mail to Ana Bojadjievska
Christiane Käsgen
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-334
e-mail to Christiane Käsgen
Oliver Radtke
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084 154
e-mail to Oliver Radtke
Julia Sonntag
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-161
e-mail to Julia Sonntag
Elisabeth van Gelder
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-146
e-mail to Elisabeth van Gelder


Rosa de la Asunción Villaverde
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-127
e-mail to Rosa de la Asunción Villaverde
Claudia Fisches
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-147
e-mail to Claudia Fisches
Feven Kahsay-Tesfatsion
Team Assistant
Phone+49 711 46084-978
e-mail to Feven Kahsay-Tesfatsion
Raphaela Schweiger
Senior Expert
Phone+49 711 46084-678
e-mail to Raphaela Schweiger
Christian Strob
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-342
e-mail to Christian Strob
Agnieszka Surwillo-Hahn
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-689
e-mail to Agnieszka Surwillo-Hahn
Florence Isabel Wild
Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-341
e-mail to Florence Isabel Wild

Strategic Partnerships and Robert Bosch Academy

Henry Alt-Haaker
Senior Vice President
Phone+49 30 220025-322
e-mail to Henry Alt-Haaker
Mathias Kreßler
Personal Assistant
Phone+49 30 220025-336
e-mail to Mathias Kreßler

Robert Bosch Academy

Bünyamin Bilal Bağ
Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-347
e-mail to Bünyamin Bilal Bağ
Antonio Mori Monteiro
Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-327
e-mail to Antonio Mori Monteiro
Julia Propp
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-323
e-mail to Julia Propp
Jannik Rust
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-318
e-mail to Jannik Rust
Madeleine Schneider
Team Assistant
Phone+49 30 220025-319
e-mail to Madeleine Schneider

Strategic Partnerships

Marcel Hadeed
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-359
e-mail to Marcel Hadeed
Thomas Henneberg
Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-343
e-mail to Thomas Henneberg
Yvonne Jung
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-141
e-mail to Yvonne Jung
Sarah Meschenmoser
Senior Projektmanagerin
Phone+49 30 220025-348
e-mail to Sarah Meschenmoser
Antonia Röhm
Senior Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-338
e-mail to Antonia Röhm
Laura Strömpel
Project Manager
Phone+49 30 220025-316
e-mail to Laura Strömpel
Regine Wehner
Project Manager
Phone+49 711 46084-560
e-mail to Regine Wehner
Dominique Wuensche
Team Assistant
Phone+49 30 220025-346
e-mail to Dominique Wuensche