Deutsche Sparkassenstiftung für internationale Kooperation e.V.
Simrockstraße 4
53113 Bonn

Phone: +49 228 9703-0
Fax: +49 228 9703-6613 /-6630

Register of Associations

Magistrates’ Court in Bonn, Registration No. VR 6275

Board of Directors and Management

Heinrich Haasis
Chairman of the Board

Dr. Hans Ulrich Schneider
Member of the Board
Former Deputy CEO of the Deutscher Sparkassen- und Giroverband (German Savings Banks Association)

Niclaus Bergmann
Managing Director


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