2021-01-04 | Frankfurt
Dr. Andreas Förster is the new Deputy Director of DECHEMA e.V. In this position, he works closely with Executive Director Prof. Dr. Kurt Wagemann regarding all strategic and operative questions, anticipating the handover of exective responsibilities in July 2021.
DECHEMA's board voted Andreas Förster unanimously to the new position in its June 2020 meeting.
Dr. Andreas Förster, born 1966, studied chemistry in Würzburg and received his Ph.D. in 1996 at the Institute of Physical Chemistry. 1997 he joined the Department for Research Management and Events at DECHEMA which he has been heading since 2008. Since 2009, Andreas Förster has also been in charge of ProcessNet, the joint initiative of DECHEMA and VDI-GVC.