Management

HafenCity Hamburg GmbH provides for integrated development management for the whole district. Here you can find information on the municipal company and the management and regulatory bodies that serve it

Executive Board

The Executive Board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH comprises Jürgen Bruns-Berentelg (chairman) and Giselher Schultz-Berndt

Prof. Jürgen Bruns-Berentelg

Chief Executive Officer more

Giselher Schultz-Berndt

Managing Director more

Supervisory Board

Management

The Supervisory Board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH

The supervisory board was set up in 1995 on the founding of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH (then GHS Gesellschaft für Hafen- und Standortentwicklung mbH), 100 per cent owned by the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. Supervisory Board members are representatives of the Hamburg Senate; their task is to look after the interests of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. The ongoing development and implementation of the Masterplan that takes place during realization of HafenCity Hamburg will be authorized by HafenCity Hamburg GmbH.

Members of the Supervisory Board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH:

Chairman: Olaf Scholz
First Mayor of Hamburg 

Vice-Chairwoman: Senator Dr. Dorothee Stapelfeldt
Urban Development and Housing Minister

Senator Frank Horch
Economic, Transport and Innovation Minister

Senator Jens Kerstan
Environment and Energy Minister

Jana Schiedek
State Secretary in the Ministry of Culture

Senator Dr. Peter Tschentscher
Finance Minister

Advisory Board

Management

The Advisory Board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH

A high-caliber consulting body comprising nine selected members was constituted February 7, 2005, to advise the management of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH on all fundamental issues related to the development of HafenCity Hamburg. The Advisory Board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH is particularly concerned with the following subjects: continuing development of the Masterplan, continuing development of development planning, compilation of the development plan, continuing development of the uses concept, as well as communication and marketing.

The Advisory Council of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH comprises at least six expert members, together with institutional members including the chairman/president of the Chamber of Trades, the Chamber of Crafts, the Architects’ Chamber and the City Center Sponsors’ Association. The chairman of the Advisory Board and his deputy are elected by a majority vote of the board. The Advisory Board meets at least twice a year with the management of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH. Members of the board are appointed by the Supervisory Board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH for a period of two years; their posts are honorary.

Members of the Advisory Board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH:

Andreas Bartmann
Vice Praeses of chamber of commerce Hamburg
Chairman of advisory board of HafenCity Hamburg GmbH

Prof. Kees Christiaanse
KCAP Architects and Planners Zurich (Masterplan of HafenCity)

Ludwig Görtz
President of "Trägerverbunds Projekt Innenstadt e. V." / Executive director of Ludwig Görtz GmbH

Prof. Dr. Uwe M. Schneede
Curator, Director of Hamburger Kunsthalle (1991-2006)

Karin Loosen
President of Hamburgische Architektenkammer

Susanne Wegener
President of "Netzwerks HafenCity e. V."

Prof. Norbert Aust
President of Tourismusverband Hamburg e. V.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Carsten Gertz
Head of Institute for Traffic Planning and Logistics of Hamburg University of Technology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Krüger
Field of work: Project developement and -management in Urban Planning, HafenCity University Hamburg

Dr. Frank Billand
Member of Executive Board of Union Investment Real Estate GmbH