Board

Michael Mronz

Chairman of the Board

In 1992, business graduate Michael Mronz founded his agency MMP Event GmbH. He organizes and promotes successful sports events such as the annual World Equestrian Festival, CHIO Aachen, the FEI World Equestrian Games 2006 or the IAAF World Championships in Athletics 2009 and numerous TV productions. MMP provides a range of consulting services to associations and clubs as well as to the German Touring Car Masters DTM. In 2006, Michael Mronz was elected Sports Manager of the Year by the trade magazine Horizont.

Ralph Dommermuth

Member of the Board

In 1988, Ralph Dommermuth founded 1&1 EDV Marketing GmbH. 1&1 was offering marketing services for software and telecommunications services. In 1996, 1&1 started the development of its own internet services.  At the same time, it began to invest in young internet start-ups. In 1998, Dommermuth went public with 1&1 and registered as the first internet enterprise at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. In February 2000 Dommermuth renamed his enterprise group to United Internet, which marked the end of the realignment process towards the internet sector.  Along with 1&1, it includes GMX, WEB.DE, Versatel, Fasthosts, arsys, InternetX, United Domains, affilinet and Sedo.

Martin Biesel

Member of the Board

Martin Biesel began his political career as a speechwriter and advisor for international relations at Otto Graf Lambsdorff. He held leading positions at the FDP headquarters. Martin Biesel had been Guido Westerwelle's political companion for many years since his election as General Secretary in 1994. In 2009, Guido Westerwelle entrusted him with the coordination of coalition negotiations for the FDP side and was appointed State Secretary in the Federal Foreign Office. After leaving political office, Martin Biesel was the authorized representative of the Executive Board at Air Berlin. Prior to this, he had already worked in aviation for EADS from 1999 to 2011. In January 2017 he founded his own political consulting company.

Team

Oliver Reisner

Managing Director

Phone: +49 (0)30 887281618
Fax: +49 (0)30 887281620

reisner(at)westerwelle-foundation.com

Luisa Scheuber

Programme Manager

Phone: +49 (0)30 887281617
Fax: +49 (0)30 887281620

scheuber(at)westerwelle-foundation.com

 


Lars Verhoef

Programme Manager

Phone: +49 (0)30-887281612
Fax: +49 (0)30-887281620

verhoef(at)westerwelle-foundation.com