Executive Board

Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank

The Executive Board governs and manages the Bundesbank. It comprises the President, the Vice-President and at four other members. The members of the Executive Board are appointed by the President of the Federal Republic of Germany.

The President, the Vice-President and one other member are nominated by the Federal Government; the other three members are nominated by the Bundesrat (the upper house of Parliament representing the Federal States) in agreement with the Federal Government.

Composition and responsibilities

Dr Joachim Nagel

President of the Deutsche Bundesbank,
Member of the Governing Council of the ECB

Prof.  Claudia M. Buch

Vice-President of the Deutsche Bundesbank
Person accompanying the president at the ECB Governing Council

Prof. Joachim Wuermeling

Burkhard Balz

Dr Sabine Mauderer