Governing Board

The members of Climate-KIC’s Governing Board are appointed by the Assembly, which brings together our core partners. It is responsible for the activities of the Climate-KIC Association and oversees our multi-annual strategy.

More about our governance structure.

Governing Board Members

John Schellnhuber (chair)

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

Rose de Lannoy


Kees van Deelen

TNO (Netherlands Organisation of Applied Scientific Research)

Jacqueline Homan

Birmingham City Council

Martin J Siegert

Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine

Thomas Goergen


Ruben Alblas


Henrik Wegener

Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

Renat Heuberger

South Pole Carbon Asset Management Ltd.

Nicolas Gruber

ETHZ- Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich/Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Jean-François Soussana