Dipl.-Kfm. Dr. rer. pol. Ralf Becker (Chairman)
Dr. Ralf Becker studied business administration at the University of Münster and then took there his doctor’s degree at the Institute for Marketing (Prof. Dr. Heribert Meffert). Since 1983, he has been general and managing partner of the Brakel-based Fritz Becker KG. Moreover, Dr. Becker is chairman of the International Association for Technical Questions on Wood (iVTH, Braunschweig), curator of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and member of the managing board of the Association of the German Wood-Based Panel Industries (VHI, Giessen).
Dipl.-Ing. Bernd Reike (1. Deputy Chairman)
Bernd Reike, graduate engineer, studied printers techniques with main emphasis on production organization and business management at the University of Wuppertal. Since 1994 he has been managing partner of the printers Reike GmbH (print and media house, Paderborn). His main emphasis in work: Digital workflow of computer-supported pre-printing processes.
Prof. Dr. rer. pol., Dipl.-Ing. Wilfried Jungkind (2. Deputy Chairman)
Dr. Wilfried Jungkind studied engineering at the Technical University Hannover. He received his doctor's degree in economic and work science at the University of Kassel. From 1988 till 1993 he worked for Volkswagen commercial vehicles as production scheduler, project leader, executive producer and secretary general. Since 1993 he is professor for "production management" at the University Ostwestfalen-Lippe. Furthermore he advises medium-sized companies of the industrial sector, works for research projects and is involved in numerous committees.