TUM University Council

The TUM University Council promotes the interests of TUM in public and acts as the university's ambassador. It offers its advice to TUM and supports it in the accomplishment of its tasks. The members of the TUM University Council have a profound understanding of the university's affairs.



Georg Freiherr von Waldenfels

Former Bavarian State Minister of Finance
Of Counsel at Clifford Chance Germany LLP

 Deputy Chair


Susanne Porsche


Further Members

Regina Bichlmaier


Natascha Eckert

Head of University Relations, Siemens AG

Tobias Eschenbacher

Mayor, University City Freising

Senator E.h. Dr. 
Farhad Farassat


Alfred Gaffal

Honorary president, vbw – Bavarian Industry Association

Josef Geiger

President, Bavarian Building Industry Association

Dietmar Gruchmann

Mayor, University Town Garching

Wolfgang Heubisch

Former Bavarian State Minister of Science, Research and the Arts
Former Vice President of the Bavarian State Parliament

Sabine Jarothe

Head of Ministerial Department at the Bavarian State Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy

Janina Kugel

Member of the Supervisory Board and Senior Advisor

Gottfried Langenstein

Former president of ARTE and chairman of the 3sat board of management

Prof. Dr.
Angelika Niebler, MEP

Member of the European Parliament

Bastian Nominacher

Co-CEO & Co-Founder, Celonis SE

Markus Pannermayr

1st Mayor of Straubing

Prof. Dipl.-Ing.
Mathias Pfeil

General Curator, Bavarian Office for the Conservation of Historical Monuments

S.K.H. Ludwig Prinz von Bayern

Dieter Reiter

1st Mayor of Munich

Bettina Reitz

President, University of Television and Film (HFF)

Florian Schneider

1st Mayor of Burghausen

Manfred Stefener


Prof. Dr. Dr.
Johannes Wallacher

President of the Munich School of Philosophy

Sylke Wischnevsky

Principal, Otto-von-Taube-Gymnasium in Gauting

Prof. Dr.
Mirjam Zadoff

Director of the Munich Documentation Centre for the History of National Socialism

Permanent Visitor

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult.
Wolfgang A. Herrmann

President emeritus of TUM (1995–2019)

Presidential Office

Dr. Stefanie Rohrer

Tel. +49 89 289 22209
Fax +49 89 289 23399
rohrerspam prevention@zv.tum.de

All contact persons in the Presidential Office


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