Foundation’s council

Lars Engel

Marital status: married, two sons

Nationality: German

Date of birth: 19 April 1969

Place of birth: Weiden i.d.OPf.

1988 Graduation Kentridge, High School, Member of the National Honor Society of Secondary Schools

1989 – 1994 Disaster Control Service ABC-Zug 01

1990 General qualification for university entrance, Kepler-Gymnasium, Weiden i.d.Opf.

1990 Certificate of Proficiency in English, Munich

1996 Degree in Business Administration, University of Passau Diploma Examination

1996 – 1999: BWV BHS Wellpappenmaschinen Vertriebs-GmbH, Weiden

since 1997 Managing Director FWT Wickeltechnik GmbH, Neunkirchen, Austria

since 1999 Managing Director BWV-Verwaltungs GmbH, Weiden resp. BWV Wellpappenmaschinen Vertriebs-GmbH & Co. KG resp. BWV Wellpappenmaschinen Vertriebs GmbH

since 2000 Managing Director of BHS Corrugated Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH, Weiherhammer

since 2000 Member of the Board of Trustees of the Edmund Bradatsch Foundation

since 2003 Member of the Foundation council of the foundation Angels for Children

since 2016 Member of the University Council of the OTH Amberg-Weiden

Daniel Wensauer-Sieber

Marital status: married, one son

Nationality: German

Date of birth: 18 February 1973

Place of birth: Neuendettelsau / Ansbach district

1992 General qualification for university entrance

1992 – 1993 Basic military service in Philippsburg

1993-1994 Studies of Business Administration at the University of Mannheim

1994-1999 Studied Modern and Contemporary History, Medieval Studies and General Education at the University of Karlsruhe (today: KIT), graduated with a Master’s degree (M.A.), Scholarship holder of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation for the highly gifted

1996-1997 Study abroad at the American University, Washington D.C.

1999-2000 Strategic Planning Officer at the CDU Federal Headquarters

2000-2002 Strategy and top management consultant at Gemini Consulting / Cap Gemini

2002-2005 Head of Communications at Stadtmarketing Karlsruhe GmbH

2005-2008 Deputy Head of State Marketing at the State Ministry of Baden-Württemberg

2008-2010 Head of Corporate Communications for a medium-sized group of companies

since 2010 self-employed

2016 Founded the consultancy sieber | wensauer | partner PartG with a focus on sustainable management, fundraising and CSR

since 2015 Member of the Foundation council of the foundation Angels for Children

Prof. Dr. Erich Bauer

Marital status: married, two children

Nationality: German

Date of birth: 27 May 1959

Place of birth: Beratzhausen

1965-1969 Primary school in Beratzhausen

1969-1978 Albertus Magnus Grammar School in Regensburg

1978-1983 Studies in Catholic Theology at the University of Regensburg and the University of Innsbruck

1984-1987 Doctorate (Dr.-theol.) with a thesis on the history of the Reformation around the triangle “politics – media – public”, Regensburg

1983-1991 Cultural Officer of the Christian Social Union (CSU) in Munich

1991-1995 Head of Public Relations of the CSU Parliamentary Group in the Bavarian State Parliament in Munich

1995-1998 Head of the Communication and Information Department of the Bavarian Construction Industry Association, Munich

1996-1998 Managing Director of EMB – EthikManagement der Bauwirtschaft e. V. in Munich

1998-2003 Professor at the Amberg-Weiden University of Applied Sciences in Amberg

2003-2015 President of the East Bavarian Technical University (OTH) Amberg-Weiden in Amberg

2016-today Managing Director of the Überbetriebliches Bildungszentrum in Ostbayern (ÜBZO) gemeinnützige GmbH in Weiherhammer, Chairman of the Board of the Lars and Christian Engel Foundation


Other duties and offices (selection)

– Member of the advisory board of the Engel für Kinder Foundation, since 2017

– Member of the Supervisory Board of Bayernwerk AG, since 2013

– Deputy Chairman of the Bavarian Economic Advisory Council, district of Weiden/Nordoberpfalz, since 2006

– Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Atlantik Networxx Aktiengesellschaft, since 2000

– Member of the Media Council of the Bavarian State Centre for New Media (BLM), 2011 to 2017

– Scientific Advisory Board in the Bavarian Research Foundation, 2010 to 2015

– Board member of OTTI (East Bavarian Technology Transfer Institute), 2009 to 2015

– Member of the Executive Committee of Euregio Egrensis Bavaria, 2008 to 2015