AICGS is grateful for the generous support it receives from individuals, corporations, foundations, and governments. Our donors make possible the policy expertise that helps policymakers, business leaders, and the interested public anticipate trends, reduce risk, and positively influence policy choices.

Supporters engage with the work of AICGS through partnerships, sponsorships, membership, and charitable donations. Below you will find a list of our supporters from the 2020 calendar year.

To our donors, thank you for contributing to the success of the AICGS. Please note that we have made every attempt to correctly recognize our generous donors. If your name or level is missing or inaccurate, or if you would like to make a contribution, please contact us.


Global Leaders $50,000+

AGCO Corporation
Commerzbank AG
Schaeffler Holding GmbH & Co. KG

Executive Leaders $35,000+

KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft

Corporate Leaders $25,000+

Allianz SE
GE Aviation

Goldman Sachs & Co.
PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP

Business Sponsors $15,000+

AGCO Corporation
Arthur Cox

Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Ernst & Young GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft

Associate Sponsors $10,000+


JP Morgan Chase USA
PJT Partners

Associate Sponsors $5,000+

Penguin Random House LLC

Foundations, Governments, and Universities

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
Foerderkreis des American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS Verein)

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
The German Federal Ministry of Defense
The German Marshall Fund of the United States


Global Leaders Individual $50,000+

Roland Berger

Global Individual $10,000+

Jacques Brand
Gunther E. Greiner
Fred H. Langhammer

Morris W. Offit
Charles Varvaro


James Dale Bindenagel
Allan Bloomfield
Carlos Borrico
Malve S. Burns
David W. Detjen
Mariam Graham
Stefan Hartenberger
Fritz Heinzen
Rudolph Houck
Karl Kaiser
Barbara Koulson
John Kornblum

Marc Lemcke
Michael Maibach
Gale A. Mattox
James Morrison
Andreas Ryschka
Basil G. Scarlis
Eugene A. Sekulow
Stephen Silvia
Teri A. Simmons
Stephan Wallace
Ned Wiley
Eckhard Wurzel
Robert B. Zoellick