As a controlling body, the Supervisory Board monitors and advises dena’s management board. The Supervisory Board must approve important, long-term decisions taken the management board.
In addition to representatives of the Federal Ministries, dena’s Supervisory Board includes other prominent figures from the fields of industry and international cooperation as well as representatives from the dena workforce.
There are nine positions on the Supervisory Board. Three of these positions are held by representatives of the dena workforce.
Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action
Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection
Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
Ministerial Director, Head of the Budget Department (H) at the Federal Ministry for Digital and Transport
Member of the Management Board of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
Dr Helmut Schönenberger
Managing Director of Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners GmbH and UnternehmerTUM GmbH