The Irmgard and Erich Schneider-Foundation

The chair is supported by the Irmgard and Erich Schneider Foundation. Mr. and Mrs. Schneider's† work and commitment was characterized by a strong social motivation. This legacy is continued by their son Peter Schneider who has become the leader of the Foundation’s Board in 2012, and their grandson Axel Schneider who joined the board in 2014.

The founders Irmgard and Erich Schneider in 2001