Board of Directors

The Foundation is directed by a board of directors. It is comprised of:

Frank Treppe (President)

Director of Corporate Strategy and International Affairs, Associate Member of the Board of Fraunhofer Headquarters


Cornelia Sonnenberg (Vice President, Treasurer)

General Manager, Chilean-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, CAMCHAL


Prof. Dr. Dirk Prüfer

Deputy Head of the Division Molecular Biotechnology,

Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology, IME.

Ivan Vera (Director)

Founder and President of the Innovation Club

Fernando Fischmann (Director)

Founder of Crystal Lagoons