The Executive Board is responsible for the academy’s strategic management and for representing it externally. A maximum of twelve Executive Board members are elected from the General Assembly and up to six are elected from the Senate. In addition, the acatech Secretariat is represented on the Executive Board by Manfred Rauhmeier.
acatech’s current Presidents are Jan Wörner and Thomas Weber.
As representatives of the Executive Board, Ernst Th. Rietschel (EU) and Michael Dowling (China) support the academy’s international work.