Hall of fame

The LSESU German Society is very proud to have welcomed these and many more individuals as participants to our LSE German Symposium.

name

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Title*

Year

Dorothee Blessing

Martin Blessing

Thomas de Maizière

Kai Diekmann

Heinz Otto Dürr

Hans Eichel

Klaus Ernst

Joschka Fischer

Peter Frey

Joachim Gauck

Valéry Giscard d’Estaing

Thomas Gottschalk

Andrew Gowers

Jürgen Großmann

Peter Gruss

Gregor Gysi

Heinrich Hiesinger

Jens Hofman

Otmar Issing

Joe Kaeser

Lord Mervyn King

Berthold Kohler

Sabine Lautenschläger​

Jens Lehmann​

Ursula von der Leyen​

Wolfgang Mayrhuber

Angela Merkel

August Oetker

Cem Özdemir

Urs Rohner

Claudia Roth

Thilo Sarrazin

Wolfgang Schäuble

Nikolaus Schmeja

Harald Schmidt

Olaf Scholz

Gerhard Schröder

Wilhelm Simson

Robin Stalker

Bernd Stecher

Peer Steinbrück

Wolfgang Thierse

Norbert Walter

Hans-Joachim Watzke

Guido Westerwelle

Ulrich Wickert

Hans-Heinrich Wrede

Christian Wulff

Robert Zollitsch

*At time of most recent attendance

J.P Morgan EMEA Vice-President of Investment Banking

Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors of Commerzbank AG

Chief of Staff and Head of the German Federal Chancellery

Editor-in-Chief of Bild newspaper

Chairman, Dürr AG, former CEO of Deutsche Bahn AG and AEG AG

Former German Minister of Finance

Head of DIE LINKE (Socialist Party)

German Foreign Minister

Editor-in-Chief of ZDF

Former Head of the Stasi Files Releasing Agency

Former President of the French Republic

TV Host

Chief Editor, Financial Times

CEO RWE

President, Max-Planck Society

Chair of Die Linke, Left Party

CEO of ThyssenKrupp AG

Managing Director Finance Group, Goldman Sachs

Former Chief Economist & Member of the Board of the European Cental Bank

President and CEO of Siemens AG

Governor of the Bank of England

Editor Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Executive Board of the European Central Bank​

FC Arsenal, German National Football Team

Federal Minister of Defence

Chairman and CEO, Lufthansa AG

Chairwoman of the CDU

Chairman, Dr. August Oetker KG

Bündnis 90/ Die Grünen (Green Party)

Chairman of the Board of Directors of Credit Suisse

Head of Bündnis 90/ Die Grünen (Green Party)

Author, Former Central Banker, Former Finance Senator in Berlin

Federal Minister of the Interior/ Federal Minister of Finance

Colonel, retired

Late Night Talk Host

Federal Minister of Finance

Former Chancellor of Germany

CEO, E.ON

CFO Adidas Group

Chief Economist, Siemens AG

Former Federal Minister of Finance

Vice-President of German Parliament

Chief Economist, Deutsche Bank AG

CEO of Borussia Dortmund

Chairman, FDP/
Die Liberalen

Author, Journalist

Ambassador of Germany to the UNESCO in Paris

Former President of Germany, CDU

Chairman of the German Episcopal Conference of the Roman Catholic Church

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2007 and 2018

2007

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2004, 2006 and 2019

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2003, 2009, 2011 and 2016

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2003

2016 and 2019

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2003, 2005, 2006 and 2009

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