Governance structure

Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board currently consists of twelve members:

  • Dr. Patrick Opdenhövel
    Chairman
    State Secretary in the Ministry of Finance of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Joachim Stapf
    Vice Chairman
    Senior Assistant Secretary (Leitender Ministerialrat) in the Ministry of Finance of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Michael Breuer
    President of the Rheinischer Sparkassen- und Giroverband
  • Hans Buschmann
    Deputy Association Director of the Rheinischer Sparkassen- und Giroverband until 30 June 2017
  • Rolf Einmahl
    Lawyer
    Member of the Landschaftsversammlung of the Landschaftsverband Rheinland
  • Henning Giesecke
    Managing Director of GSW Capital Management GmbH
    Former Chief Risk Officer of HypoVereinsbank AG and UniCredit Group
  • Wilfried Groos
    Chairman of the Managing Board of the Sparkasse Siegen
  • Dr. Achim Kopf
    Head of Risk Control of the Bundesrepublik Deutschland - Finanzagentur GmbH
  • Matthias Löb
    Director of the Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe
  • Angelika Marienfeld
    Former State Secretary in the Ministry of Finance of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Michael Stölting
    Member of the Managing Board of NRW.BANK
  • Jürgen Wannhoff
    Vice-President
    Member of the Managing Board of the Sparkassenverband Westfalen-Lippe