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Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
Inhoffenstraße 7 | 38124 Braunschweig | Germany 
Phone: +49 531 6181-0 | Fax: +49 531 6181-2655
Internet: www.helmholtz-hzi.de

Legal Form

The Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research is a Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung (GmbH), which is similar to a limited liability company. 
Commercial Register Braunschweig, Germany
Registration Number: HRB 477

Persons authorised to represent

Prof Dr Dirk Heinz, Executive director
Silke Tannapfel, Administrative director
(address like above) 

HZI Supervisory Board

MinDir'in Prof. Dr. Veronika von Messling (Vorsitzende),
Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung 
Ministerialdirigent Rüdiger Eichel (stellv. Vorsitzender), 
Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur 
Dr. Annette Groh, 
Saarland - Staatskanzlei
Dr. Stefanie Castell, 
Helmholtz Center for Infection Research
Ministerialrat Dr. Robert Geiger, 
Bayrisches Staatsministerium für Wirtschaft, Landesentwicklung und Energie
MinR'in Dr. Antina Ziegelmann, 
Bundesministerium für Gesundheit
Prof. Dr. med. Michael Manns, 
Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
Prof. Dr. med. Jan Buer, 
Universitätsklinikum Essen
Prof. Dr. Christine Lang,
MBCC Group Berlin

Prof. Dr. Percy A. Knolle, 
Technische Universität München
Prof. Dr. Susanne Herold, 
Universtätsklinikum Gießen und Marburg
Prof. Dr. med. Petra Gastmeier, 
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Prof. Dr. Luka Cicin-Sain, 
Helmholtz Center for Infection Research

Scientific Advisory Board

Altmann, Karl-Heinz, Prof. Dr. 
ETH Zürich
Boland, Wilhelm, Prof. Dr. (Präsident) Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
Göpferich, Achim, Prof. Dr.
Universität Regensburg
Knolle, Percy, Prof. Dr. med.
TU München
Holzgrabe, Ulrike, Prof. Dr. (Vizepräsidentin)
Universität Würzburg
Leadlay, Peter, Prof. Dr.
University of Cambridge
Uchegbu, Ijeoma, Prof. Dr.
University College London
Piel, Jörn, Prof. Dr.
ETH Zürich
Steinbeck, Christoph, Prof. Dr.
Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena
Walker, Suzanne, Prof. Dr.
Harvard University

HIPS Scientific Advisory Board (Guests)

Hammann, Peter, Prof. Dr.
Sanofi Aventis Pharma GmbH
Heinz, Dirk, Prof. Dr.
HZI Braunschweig
Schmitt, Manfred, Prof. Dr.
Saarland University
Wiestler, Otmar D., Prof. Dr.
Helmholtz Association Berlin

Value Added Tax Identification Number (according to § 27 a UStG)

DE 114815244

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Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
Susanne Thiele
Inhoffenstraße 7 | 38124 Braunschweig | Germany 
Phone: +49 531 6181-0 | Fax: +49 531 6181-1499

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Corporate Governance

The Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research GmbH submits to the "Public Corporate Governance Code (PCGC)" of the federal government according to the memorandum of association. The Code recommends that the management and the supervisory board reports on the Company's corporate governance (Corporate Governance Report) on an annual basis.

The report refers to the PCGK as constituted on 30th of June 2009. Management and Supervisory Board declare that the recommendations of the Code are being complied essentially and will, deviations are explained in the respective report.

The Management Board and Supervisory Board declare that the Federal Public Corporate Governance Code as amended on 30 June 2009 has been complied with with reasonable deviations from the prescribed recommendations.

PCGK-Report 2011
PCGK-Report 2012
PCGK-Report 2013
PCGK-Report 2014
PCGK-Report 2015
PCGK-Report 2016
PCGK-Report 2017


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