Leadership and governance
The Berghof Foundation is a Germany-based not-for-profit organisation. The Executive Directors head the staff, and report to a Board of Trustees. Find more about our leadership and governance below.
Strategic priorities 2021-23
While continuing to work in our three main fields of activity – Practice, Learning and Research – the Berghof Foundation is also responding to a shifting global context. Learn more about our current and emerging focal areas for the coming three years.
Andrew Gilmour and Andrea Joras are the Executive Directors of the Berghof Foundation.
Board of trustees
The board of trustees supervises our work. Its members are:
- Johannes Zundel
Chair of the Board of Trustees, Tübingen, Germany
- Sandra Breka
Member of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch Stiftung, Berlin, Germany
- Diana V. Chigas
The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA
- Hilde Frafjord Johnson
Former Norwegian Minister of International Development, Oslo, Norway
- Prof. Dr. Kjell-Åke Nordquist
University College Stockholm (UCS), Stockholm, Sweden
- Dr. Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu
Centre for Policy Alternatives, Colombo, Sri Lanka
- Prof. Dr. em. Dr. h.c. mult. Dieter Senghaas
- Dr. Christian Sundermann
State Secretary in non-active service, Berlin, Germany
- Dr. Mathias Terheggen
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