Board of Directors of ASIIN e.V.

The board of directors of ASIIN consists of 12 individuals and is composed of three representatives from each of the four member groups of ASIIN.

The board has the following tasks:

  • Appointment of the accreditation commissions
  • Appointment of the Board of Appeal
  • Recruiting new association members
  • Decisions on the admission and exclusion of members
  • agreements with other national and international accreditation bodies or organisations in the field of quality assurance in higher education

Furthermore, the Executive Committee is responsible for all matters of the Association that are not assigned to another body of the Association by ASIIN statutes.

The members of the executive committee are elected for three years, re-election is possible once. The chairman and vice-chairman are alternately appointed by the university and industry representatives. Below you will find the current composition of the ASIIN board:


Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Ralph Appel
VDI - Verein Deutscher Ingenieure e. V.


Prof. Dr. rer.nat. Hans-Ulrich Heiß
Technische Universität Berlin

Universities Group

Prof. Dr. rer.nat. Hans-Ulrich Heiß, Technische Universität Berlin
Representing 4ING

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Felix Huber, Bergische Universität Wuppertal
Representing 4ING

Prof. Dr. Ralf Meyer, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Representing 4ING

Universities of Applied Sciences Group

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Kreulich, Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften München
Represents the Coordination Group of the Universities of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Hörber, Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin
Represents the Coordination Group of the Universities of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr. Volker Reuter, Hochschule Ulm
Represents the Coordination Group of the Universities of Applied Sciences

Group of technical and scientific associations and professional organizations

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Barbara Albert, Technische Universität Darmstadt
Represents the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh)

Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Ralph Appel, VDI - Verein Deutscher Ingenieure e. V.

Dipl.-Ing. Ansgar Hinz, VDE Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik e. V.

Group of business associations and central associations of the social partners

Dr. rer. nat. Andrea Mayer-Figge, Ministerium für Arbeit, Integration und Soziales NRW
Represents IG BCE

Prof. Dr. rer.nat. Klaus Griesar, Merck KGaA
Represents Bundesarbeitgeberverband Chemie e.V. (BAVC)

Diplom-Jurist, Dipl.-oec. Matthias Töpfer, Landesvereinigung Baden-Württembergischer Arbeitgeberverbände
Represents Gesamtmetall