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Peter and Irene Ludwig Foundation 
Eupener Strasse 281 
52076 Aachen

Represented by
Dr. Carla Cugini and Markus Schalla 

Contact details
Tel.: +49 (0) 24189498 0 
Fax: +49 (0) 24189498 10 
E‑Mail: stiftung(at)

Prof. Dr. h.c. mult. Irene Ludwig

Year established

Legal form
Foundation with legal capacity under civil law 
Listed in the NRW foundation register 
Cologne District Government, Ref: 97/09 

Foundation type

Realization of the foundation’s objectives
Supporting / operational

Responsible supervisory authority 
Foundation Supervisory Authority of the 
Cologne District Government 
Zeughausstrasse 2 – 10 
50667 Cologne

Board of Trustees and Board of Directors

Boad of Trustees
Carolin Scharpff-Striebich (Chairwoman)
Dr. Rainer Krause
Prof. Dr. Ursula Ley
Hans Ewald Schneider
Prof. Matthias Wagner K

VAT identification number in accordance with 
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Tobias Sawitzki,

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