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Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH (Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research)
Inhoffenstraße 7 | 38124 Braunschweig | Germany

Phone: +49 531 6181-0 | Fax: +49 531 6181-2655

Legal Form:

The Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research is a Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung (GmbH), which is similar to a limited liability company.

Commercial Register Braunschweig, Germany
Registration Number: HRB 477

Persons authorised to represent:

Prof Dr Dirk Heinz, Executive director
Elisabeth Gerndt, Acting Administrative director
(address like above)

Supervisory Board:

Value Added Tax Identification Number (according to § 27 a UStG):

DE 114815244

Responsible for site content:

Prof. Dr. Gérard Krause
Head of the Department of Epidemiology
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI), Germany
Inhoffenstraße 7 | 38124 Braunschweig | Germany

Corporate Governance:

The Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research GmbH submits to the "Public Corporate Governance Code (PCGC)" of the federal government according to the memorandum of association. The Code recommends that the management and the supervisory board reports on the Company's corporate governance (Corporate Governance Report) on an annual basis.

The report refers to the PCGK as constituted on 30th of June 2009. Management and Supervisory Board declare that the recommendations of the Code are being complied essentially and will, deviations are explained in the respective report.

The Management Board and Supervisory Board declare that the Federal Public Corporate Governance Code as amended on 30 June 2009 has been complied with with reasonable deviations from the prescribed recommendations.

PCGK-Report 2011
PCGK-Report 2012 
PCGK-Report 2013 
PCGK-Report 2014 
PCGK-Report 2015 
PCGK-Bericht 2016
PCGK-Bericht 2017


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