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 2018 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
Citigroup Inc.
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Schaeffler Holding GmbH & Co. KG
The Dow Chemical Company
The Linde Group

Executive Leaders $35,000+

Allianz SE
B. Braun Medical Inc.
Ernst & Young GmbH (EY)

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft

Corporate Leaders $25,000+

360T Group
Cerberus Deutschland Gmbh
CNC – Communications & Network Consulting
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Dentons US LLP
Deutsche Bank AG

JP Morgan AG
Kekst And Company, Inc.
KPS Capital Partners, LP
PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP (PWC)
Promontory Financial Group
SI Group

Business Sponsors $15,000+

DLA Piper
Goldman, Sachs & Co
Mayer Brown LLP

Microsoft Deutschland GmbH
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Associate Sponsors $10,000+

bayme vbm vbw, Bavarian Industry Association
Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA
LyondellBassell Industries

Penguin Random House LLC
PJT Partners
SAP & SAP Ariba

Associate Sponsors $5,000+

Egon Zehnder

Porsche Cars North America

Associate Sponsors $1,500+

AT Kearney
Bismarck Capital LLC
Centerview Partners
Covestro LLC

Hogan Lovells US LLP
Landesbank Baden-Württemberg
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Foundations, Governments, and Universities

Foerderkreis des American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS Verein)
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Heinrich Böll Foundation

Pfizer Foundation
The German Marshall Fund of the United States
The Walt Disney Company Foundation
Transatlantic Program of the Federal Republic of Germany with funds from the European Recovery Program (ERP) of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy


Global Leaders Individual $50,000+

Fred H. Langhammer

Global Individual $10,000+

Bill Bradley
Guido Goldman
Gunther E. Greiner

Luke Kissam
Morris W. Offit
Fred W. Reinke, ESQ


Allan Bloomfield
Carlos Borrico
Ernestine Schlant Bradley
Markus Brombacher
Malve S. Burns
John F. Curtis
Hans W. Decker
David W. Detjen
Lily Gardner Feldman
Marianne L Ginsburg
Gunther E. Greiner
Hendrik Hartenstein
Elizabeth Heineman
Jeffrey Himmel
Matthew A. Holian
Gary Clyde Hufbauer
John J. Hurley
Ludwig Jung
Sonja Knudsen

John Kornblum
Dennis Kruse
Marc Lemcke
Margot H. Maurer
Jill McGovern
James Morrison
Hans J. Rindisbacher
Jeffrey Rosen
Basil G. Scarlis
Winfried Spaeh
Paul J. Sullivan
James Tiedeman
Frank Trommler
Udo Freiherr von Massenbach
Cynthia Walk
Stephan Wallace
John R. Wellschlager
Ned Wiley
Robert B. Zoellick