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Former Presidents and Secretary Generals

In the early phase (until the foundation and registration of the association), the German Federal Ministry of Education and Sciences appointed deputy managers who were in charge of Villa Vigoni:

  • Dr. Robert Goroncy (1984-1986)
  • Ulrich Podewils (1986-1987)

Former German Presidents:

  • Ambassador Dr. Lothar Lahn (1986-1994)
  • Erich B. Kusch (1995-2005)
  • Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Kieven (2006-2012)
  • Ambassador Michael H. Gerdts (2013-2020)

Former Italian Presidents:

  • Ambassador Prof. Luigi Vittorio Ferraris (1989-2005)
  • Ambassador Umberto Vattani (2006-2012)
  • Ambassador Leonardo Visconti di Modrone (2013-2016)

Former Secretary Generals

  • Paul Harro Piazolo (1987-1992)
  • Prof. Dr. Rudolf Lill (1993-1996)
  • Prof. Dr. Bernd Roeck (1997-1999)
  • Prof. Dr. Aldo Venturelli (2000-2007)
  • Prof. Dr. Gregor Vogt-Spira (2008 - 2012)
  • Prof. Dr. Immacolata Amodeo (2012 - 2018)