Thank you to our Speakers!

We would like to thank all of our speakers for their support of the German-American Business Forum 2019.

Gerrit Ahlers
Director, Consulting & Corporate Development Services, GACC Midwest




Achim Brommer

Managing Director / Sales Department, SHW Storage & Handling Solutions GmbH

Dr. Melinda Crane

Chief Political Correspondent Deutsche Welle TV, TV-Producer and Journalist

Dr. -Ing. Arne Dethlefs 

CEO, Garz & Fricke Inc.

Andreas Essendorfer

Owner and General Manager/COO, Essendorfer Genussschmelzerei GmbH


Nadine Hellmig

Head of HR International, Gerresheimer Regensburg GmbH


Dr. Alexander Imberg 

Partner, Squire Patton Boggs LLP

Manuel Merkt

President & COO, Hermle USA Inc.


Ralf Moosmann 

Apprenticeship Coordinator Americas, IMS Gear SE & Co. KGaA

Susanne Rehse

Executive Director, German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Philadelphia 


Daniel Schultze

Managing Director, Tresky Automation GmbH

Mark Tomkins
President & CEO, German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Inc. 

Kristian Wolf

CEO, Representative of German Business for the Western U.S. 


Daniel Andrich

President and CEO, Representative of German Industry and Trade




Anthony Brosnon

Vice Consul, U.S. Embassy Berlin

Dr. Stephan Beyer

CEO, BigRep GmbH

Maximilian Conrad

CLO, Statista GmbH

Claus Cremers

Sales Representative and Business Development, MindSphere Future Maker, Siemens AG – MindSphere

Claus Dörner

Sales Director, ALB·GOLD Teigwaren GmbH

Sven-René Friedel

General Manager, Berlin Heart GmbH

Peter Heydenbluth

President, Potsdam Chamber of Commerce and Industry


Marco Kalms

Founder & CEO, Kalms Consulting GmbH

Alexandros Mikros

Head of Key Account Management, Würth Industrie Service

Filipp Pachomow

Sales Director, Schmid & Wezel GmbH


Dr. Thomas Dalstein

President & CEO, Beumer Corporation

Dr. Jana Dorband

Regional Senior Investment Specialist, U.S. Embassy Berlin/Department of Commerce/International Trade Administration, Select USA

Susanne Gellert, LL.M.

Vice President and Director Legal & Consulting Department, German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

Hilde Holland

Attorney at Law Partner, Wuersch & Gering LLP


Philipp-Michael Kusche

Manager Strategic Marketing and Sales, Körber Logistics


Dr. Harald Mollberg

Commercial Director, Kassel stutter therapy

David Petrikat

Global Director of Marketing, relayr Inc.


Peter Riehle

President & CEO, WITTENSTEIN holding, Corp. and Chariman Board of Directors, German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Inc.


Michaela Schobert

Director, Consulting Services, GACC South

Dr. Mathias Schulze Steinen 

Partner, DLA Piper LLP


Dr. Martin Wansleben

CEO, Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK)

Klaus Schute 

General Manager, Graepel Löningen GmbH & Co. KG


Thomas Weber 

CQO, Head of Quality and Regulatory Affairs, Löwenstein Medical Technology

CEO, Löwenstein Medical Americas

Stefanie Ziska 
President & CEO German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern U.S., Inc.

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