Andreas Lukic is founder and managing director of ValueNet-Capital-Partners GmbH, Frankfurt/Munich, a private investment and consulting company. Mr. Lukic is a member of several advisory boards, CEO of Business-Angels FrankfurtRheinMain e.V. and has been active as a business angel since 1999.
Annegret Reinhardt-Lehmann is Managing Director of the trade association Wirtschaftsinitiative Frankfurt Rhein-Main since 2007, which has set itself the goal of positioning the Frankfurt Rhine-Main metropolitan region.
Carlos Reiss is co-founder of several companies, including Hoesch & Partner GmbH Versicherungsmakler (1983, Frankfurt), FOCUS Assetmanagement GmbH (1987, Munich), InsuranceCity AG together with Goldman Sachs Capital Partners (2000, Frankfurt), PrismaLife AG (2000, Liechtenstein), asuro GmbH (2015, Frankfurt).
Dr. Rainer Waldschmidt is Managing Director of the state-owned Hessen Economic Development Agency Hessen Trade & Invest GmbH and HA Hessen Agentur GmbH. In addition, he is spokesman of the AG WFB and managing director of the national startup competition Science4Life.
As Managing Partner of the ROTHENBERGER 4XS Group, which has its roots in Frankfurt/Main, Dr. Steen Rothenberger is particularly active in the areas of machine tool construction, real estate development and investment management.
Attorney Friedrich Avenarius is since 2005 managing director of the regional district group in the Rhine Main area of HESSENMETALL and the office Rhine Main Taunus of the union of the hessian entrepreneur federations (VhU).
Jean-Marc de Royere is a member of the group management of Air Liquide. He leads the company's global business strategy into the new markets emerging from the UN Sustainable Development Goals, either driven by environmental requirements or economic and social needs of the emerging middle classes. In this context he is involved in startups and funds, especially in the areas of industry and healthcare.
Michael Müller is a member of the Executive Board and Labor Director of Fraport AG since October 2012. He is responsible for ground handling services, personnel services, internal auditing and central purchasing and construction contracting.
Paul Jörg Feldhoff started his career in banking and management consulting. At the age of 27, he founded his first company, from which today's 3F Group, headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, grew. The group, which focuses on the real estate industry, includes the communications consultancy Feldhoff & Cie., the PropTech investor blackprintpartners and the executive search boutique Stoneset Partners.
Prof. Dr. Jochen Maas is head of Sanofi's German research and development site and a member of the global steering committee. He has many years of experience in R&D in the pharmaceutical sector. Apart from his global industrial activities he teaches pharmacology and pharmacokinetics at the Technical University of Central Hessen.
Rainer Hetzer began his professional career at Continental in Frankfurt am Main in 1992 after completing his law studies. In 1996, he moved to the USA for eight years, where he held several management positions. Back in Frankfurt in 2004, he assumed worldwide responsibility for Human Resources at Continental's Automotive Systems Division; since 2008, he has headed Human Relations at Continental's Chassis & Safety Division worldwide.