TUM University Council

The TUM University Council promotes the interests of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) in public and acts as the university's ambassador. It offers its advice to the university 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.

Members

Chair

Dr.
Georg Freiherr von Waldenfels

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

Deputy Chair

Prof.
Susanne Porsche

Entrepreneur

Further Members

Dr.
Regina Bichlmaier

Entrepreneur

Dr.
Natascha Eckert

Head of University Relations, Siemens AG

Tobias Eschenbacher

Mayor, University City Freising

Dr. 
Farhad Farassat

Entrepreneur

Alfred Gaffal

Honorary president, vbw – Bavarian Industry Association

Dipl.-Ing.
Josef Geiger

President, Bavarian Building Industry Association

Georg Grabner

Former District Administrator Berchtesgadener Land
Awarded with the university's Golden Honorary Ring

Dr.
Dietmar Gruchmann

Mayor, University Town Garching

Dr.
Wolfgang Heubisch, MdL

Vice-President of the Bavarian State Parliament

Dr.
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

Dr.
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

Dr.
Manfred Stefener

Entrepreneur

Prof. Dr. Dr.
Johannes Wallacher

President of the Munich School of Philosophy

Sylke Wischnevsky

Principal, Otto-von-Taube-Gymnasium in Gauting

Dr.
Mirjam Zadoff

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

Permanent Visitors

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

President emeritus of TUM (1995–2019)

Prof. Dr.
Wolfgang Wild

President emeritus of TUM (1980–1986)
Former Bavarian State Minister for Science and the Arts