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Composition and structure

Information about the structures of the Action Renovabis, the registered association Renovabis e.V. and the main office of Renovabis in Freising

The main office of Renovabis is located on the Domberg in Freising (near the Munich Airport): 54 employees work there, 36 of them full time. The page contact persons will inform you about the responsibilities and contact options.

Organizational structure of the main office

Management

  • Managing Director: Reverend Dr. Christian Hartl
  • Executive Director: Burkhard Haneke
  • Executive Director: Dr. Markus Ingenlath
  • Assistant to the Management: Heike Faehndrich

Biographien

Department 1, Project work and Countries

Head of Department: Martin Lenz
Deputy Head of Department: Dr. Angelika Schmähling

Departments and work areas

  • Kosovo, Serbia
  • Poland, the Czech Republic, Croatia, Russia
  • Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus, Kazakhstan
  • Ukraine, Slovakia
  • Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
  • Hungary, Slovenia, Montenegro, scholarships
  • Romania, Moldova, Bulgaria, Northern Macedonia

Department 2, Communication and Cooperation

Head of Department: Dr. Markus Ingenlath
Deputy Head of Department: Thomas Müller-Boehr

Departments and work areas

  • Partnerships, dialog
  • Educational work
  • International Congress, editors of the magazine OWEP
  • Press and public relations, publications
  • Press and public relations, media
  • Public relations, editors of articles on the Internet
  • Charitable marketing
  • Large donations, foundations, wills

Department 3, Organization and Administration

Head of Department: Detlef Wilkowski
Deputy Head of Department: Susanne Plattner

Departments and work areas

  • Finances
  • Accounting
  • Staff
  • Internal audit
  • IT
  • Accounting for donations

Decision-making and control bodies

Sub-Commission Renovabis

Full name: Sub-Commission for Central and Eastern Europe (especially Renovabis) of the Commission for International Church Affairs of the German Bishops' Conference

  • Archbishop Dr. Heiner Koch, Berlin (Chairman)
  • Bishop Wolfgang Ipolt, Görlitz
  • Apostolic Exarch Bishop Petro Kryk, Munich
  • Auxiliary Bishop Dr. Bernhard Haßlberger, Munich and Freising
  • Auxiliary Bishop Dr. Josef Graf, Regensburg

Board of Action Renovabis

The Board is responsible for managing the Action Renovabis and for the allocation of the financial resources.

It is composed as follows:

a) ex-officio members: members of the Sub-Commission for Central and Eastern Europe (especially Renovabis) of the Commission for International Church Affairs of the German Bishops' Conference (DBK)
b) Members as of right:a representative appointed by the Central Committee of German Catholics (ZdK) and the Head of the division World Church and Migration at the Secretariat of the German Bishops´ Conference (DBK)
c) appointed members: 6 members are appointed by the German Bishops´ Conference (DBK) after consultation in the Joint Conference of the German Bishops´ Conference (DBK) and the Central Committee of German Catholics (ZdK) for 5 years.
d) Permanent guests: the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the registered association Renovabis e.V and members of the Small Approval Committee, who are not members of the Board of Action Renovabis. The members of the Small Approval Committee are appointed by the Board of Action Renovabis and decide on their behalf on the approval of projects up to EUR 75,000, in urgent cases up to EUR 150,000.
The management of Renovabis is responsible for the management of the Board of Action Renovabis. With regard to the Sub-Commission Renovabis, the division World Church and Migration at the Secretariat of the German Bishops´ Conference (DBK) is co-managing the Board of Action Renovabis. The Chairman of the Board of Action Renovabis is the Chairman of the Sub-Commission. The Deputy Chairman is the representative designated by the Central Committee of German Catholics (ZdK).

Sub-Commission Renovabis

  • Archbishop Dr. Heiner Koch (Chairman)
  • Bishop Wolfgang Ipolt
  • Apostolic Exarch Bishop Petro Kryk
  • Auxiliary Bishop Dr. Bernhard Haßlberger
  • Auxiliary Bishop Dr. Josef Graf

Other members

  • Dr. Stefan Vesper (Deputy Chairman)
  • Ulrich Pöner (Head of the division World Church and Migration at the Secretariat of the German Bishops´ Conference (DBK))
  • Matthias Dörr
  • Dr. Joachim Drumm
  • Prelate Dr. Karl Jüsten
  • Dr. Maria-Luise Schneider
  • Dr. Hanna Seidl
  • Helmut Wiesmann
  • Dr. Michael Jansen (guest)
  • Dr. Gabriele Pinkl (guest)
  • Hubert Tintelott (guest)

Small Approval Committee

  • Dr. Gabriele Pinkl
  • Hubert Tintelott
  • Helmut Wiesmann

Management of the Board of Action Renovabis

  • Reverend Dr. Christian Hartl (Managing Director)
  • Burkhard Haneke (Executive Director)
  • Dr. Markus Ingenlath (Executive Director)

Renovabis e.V.

The registered association Renovabis e.V. is the legal entity and holder of the assets of the Action Renovabis. According to canon law, the association is a private unincorporated canonical association. Decisions on amendments of the Articles of Association and the dissolution of the association require the approval of the German Bishops´ Conference (DBK). The Board consists of the Chairman and two other members. The Chairman is the Chief Executive of Renovabis; the other two board members are the Executive Directors of the Action Renovabis.
The General Assembly of the registered association Renovabis e.V. consists of the members of the Board of Action Renovabis and the Chairman of the Board of Directors. The General Assembly elects the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors advises and supervises the Executive Board.

Executive Board

  • Reverend Dr. Christian Hartl (Chairman)
  • Burkhard Haneke
  • Dr. Markus Ingenlath

Board of Directors

The main task of the Board of Directors is to supervise and advise the Executive Board. Further tasks see Article of Association 11.

  • Dr. Michael Jansen (Chairman)
  • Canon Dr. Klaus Winterkamp (Deputy Chairman)
  • Bernd Jünemann
  • Ulrich Pöner
  • Dr. Stefan Vesper

General Assembly

  • Matthias Dörr
  • Dr. Joachim Drumm
  • Auxiliary Bishop Dr. Josef Graf
  • Auxiliary Bishop Dr. Bernhard Haßlberger
  • Bishop Wolfgang Ipolt
  • Dr. Michael Jansen
  • Prelate Dr. Karl Jüsten
  • Archbishop Dr. Heiner Koch
  • Apostolic Exarch Bishop Petro Kryk
  • Ulrich Pöner
  • Dr. Maria-Luise Schneider
  • Dr. Hanna Seidl
  • Dr. Stefan Vesper
  • Helmut Wiesmann

Renovabis Foundation

The task of the Renovabis Foundation is to support the work of Renovabis permanently and sustainably. The Chairman of the Executive Board of the Renovabis Foundation is the chairman of the Executive Board of the registered association Renovabis e.V.

Executive Board

  • Reverend Dr. Christian Hartl (Chairman)
  • Burkhard Haneke (Deputy Chairman)
  • Dr. Markus Ingenlath

Board of Foundation

The Board of Foundation monitors compliance with the Articles of Association. It decides on all fundamental matters and advises, supports and monitors the activities of the Foundation Executive Board (see Article of Association 10). The members of the Board of Foundation are elected by the General Assembly of the registered association Renovabis e.V. The Board of Foundation elects its Chairman and Deputy Chairman.

  • Dr. Michael Jansen (Chairman)
  • Canon Dr. Klaus Winterkamp (Deputy Chairman)
  • Bernd Jünemann
  • Ulrich Pöner
  • Dr. Stefan Vesper

Additional information

Meetings

The Board of Action Renovabis meets twice a year. The Executive Board of the registered association Renovabis e.V., who are identical persons to the management of the Action Renovabis and the Executive Board of the Renovabis Foundation, meets whenever necessary, usually several times a year. The Board of Directors meets whenever necessary, but at least three times a year, of which at least twice personally. The General Assembly takes place at least once a year. The Executive Board of the Renovabis Foundation as well as the Board of Foundation meet at least once a year.

Volunteerism

All members of boards work on a voluntary basis and are entitled to reasonable allowances. The members of the Executive Board are in their capacity as Executive Directors of the Action Renovabis employees of the registered association Renovabis e.V.

Content created: 06.10.2016, last modified: 22.09.2020