Chairman of the Management Board and CEO, Deutsche Bahn AG
Richard Lutz joined Deutsche Bahn AG in 1994. In the years that followed, he held a variety of management positions at the Finance/Controlling Division. He was Head of Corporate Controlling from 2003. From April 2010 to the end of 2018 he held the position of Board Member for Finance/Controlling. Since March 2017, he has served as Chairman of the Management Board and CEO of DB.
Dr. Ben Möbius
CEO, Verband der Bahnindustrie in Deutschland (VDB) e.V.
Dr. Ben Möbius has been Managing Director of the German Railway Industry Association (VDB) since 2015. He is a partner of InnoTrans and Co-Publisher of ETR. After his studies in Hamburg, Bamberg and Cambridge Möbius worked as a journalist and 2001-2015 at the Federation of German Industries (BDI) i.a. as Head of the presidential office and the Department mobility, ITC & EU.
President, ZVEI - Zentralverband Elektrotechnik- und Elektronikindustrie e.V.
Michael Ziesemer, a graduate engineer, has been president of the ZVEI - German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association since 2014. Until mid-2016, he was Chief Operation Officer and Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board at Endress+Hauser. As a member of the Board of Directors, he continues to work for the company, which specializes in process automation.