German Confederation of Skilled Crafts (ZDH) Representation to the EU

Tim Krögel

Managing Director European Affairs
Tel: +32 2 23080-39
kroegel(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Fundamental aspects of European policy, representation of the ZDH towards the EU Institutions and SMEunited, Member of the SBS Board of Directors

Ghislaine Goerens

Assistant
Tel: +32 2 28680-51
Fax: +49 30 20619-59051
goerens(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Secretariat of the Managing
Director Organisation, Meeting coordination, Eventmanagement

Richard Breuer

Liaison Office Saxon Crafts sector
Tel: +32 2 28680-66
Fax: +49 30 20619-59066
breuer(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Foreign Trade Policy, Transport Policy, Regional Policy, Event Management

SMEunited Committee/Sector Forum: Transport
SMEunited Working Group: Regional Policy

Liaison office to the European Parliament

Dr. Jeanine Bucherer

Liaison Office West-German Chambers of Crafts Confederation
Tel: +32 2 28680-59
Fax: +49 30 20619-59059
dr.bucherer(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Environment and Climate Policy, Energy Policy

SMEunited Committee: Sustainable Development

Elisabeth Häringer

Head of Unit
Tel: +32 2 28680-63
Fax: +49 30 20619-59063
haeringer(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Better Regulation, Competition Law, Civil Law, Corporate Law, Intellectual Property Rights, Digital Law, Consumer Policy, ECJ Jurisprudence

SMEunited Committee: Legal Affairs

Gertrud Hirtreiter

Head of Unit
Tel: +32 2 28680-55
Fax: +49 30 20619-59055
hirtreiter(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Coordination, Education and Vocational Training Policy, Research and Innovation Policy, Cultural and Creative Industries, Trainees

ZDH Committee European Affairs
SMEunited Committee: Vocational Education & Training
SMEunited Working Group: Research and Innovation

Carolin-Charlotte Kosel

Liaison Office Chamber of Crafts for Munich and Upper Bavaria
Tel: + 32 2 28680-69
Fax: +49 30 20619-59069
kosel(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Digital Economy and Society

SMEunited Working Group: Digital


Benjamin Kroupa

Head of Unit
Tel: +32 2 28680-67
Fax: +49 30 20619-59067
kroupa(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:

European Standardization Policy, Environment and Climate Policy, Energy Policy  

SMEunited Committee: Sustainable Development  

SBS Liaison Office

 

EU Representative for: German Association of Plumbing, Heating and Ventilation Contractors (ZV SHK), Federal Association of Shutters and Sunscreens (BV Rollladen + Sonnenschutz)

 

 

Friederike Neuhaus 

Head of Unit
Tel: +32 2 28680-56
Fax: +49 30 20619-59056
neuhaus(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Internal Market Policy, Labour Law, ECJ Jurisprudence  

SMEunited Committees: Social Affairs, Legal Affairs

EU Representative for: German Construction Confederation (ZV Deutsches Baugewerbe), Federal Association of the Building Industry (Bundesvereinigung der Bauwirtschaft)

 

 

Friedrich Trosse

Head of Unit
Tel: +32 2 28680-60
Fax: +49 30 20619-59060
trosse(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Foreign Trade Law, Enterprise Policy, European Funding Programs, European and International Contacts, ECJ Jurisprudence

SMEunited Committee: Permanent Delegates

EU Representative for: National guild for hearing aid audiologists (Bundesinnung der Hörakustiker), German Bakers' Confederation (ZV des Deutschen Bäckerhandwerks)

 

 

Fabian Uebbing

Head of Unit
Tel: +32 2 28680-58
Fax: +49 30 20619-59058
uebbing(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Social and Employment Policy, Migration Policy, Press and Public Relations, speeches, monitoring reports

SMEunited Committee: Social Affairs

Lukas Westphal

Head of Unit
Tel: +32 2 28680-68
Fax: +49 30 20619-59068

Responsibilities:

Enterprise Policy, Digital Economy and Society, European Funding Programs  

SMEunited Committee: Enterprise Policy

SMEunited Working Group: Digital

Anne-Françoise Pochet

Assistant
Tel: +32 2 28680-50
Fax: +49 30 20619-59050
pochet(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Human Resources, Accounting, Organisation, IT

Judith Lusakueno

Assistant
Tel: +32 2 28680-53
Fax: +49 30 20619-59053
lusakueno(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Organisation, Meeting coordination, Event management, Database administration

Barbara Wolfart 

Assistant
Tel: +32 2 28680-62
Fax: +49 30 20619-59062
wolfart(at)zdh.de

Responsibilities:
Organisation, Meeting coordination, Eventmanagement, Database administration

SME Groups Germany (DER MITTELSTANDSVERBUND – ZGV e.V.)

Tim Geier

Liasion Office SME Groups Germany (Der Mittelstandsverbund)
Tel: +32 2 28680-57
Fax: +49 30 20619-59057
t.geier(at)mittelstandsverbund.de