The Structure of the Academy

acatech is composed of three organs: the Executive Board, the General Assembly and the Senate. The General Assembly determines the objectives and working methods of the academy. It sends up to twelve representatives to the Executive Board.

The Senate consists of well-known personalities from the economy, science and  the world of politics. The Senate advises the academy on strategic matters and, in particular, garners input from the business sector. The Senate Committee provides up to six members of the Executive Board.

The Presidents

The Presidents of acatech are Dieter Spath and Karl-Heinz Streibich. They are elected by the members of the Executive Board.