Our Honorary President
Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. mult. Rita Süssmuth, former Federal Minister (1985-1988), President of the German Bundestag (1988-1998) and renowned for her international comparative educational research and her expertise in migration and integration, served as the president of SRH Berlin University between 2005 and 2009 and now acts as honorary president.
Our Honorary Chairman
Honorary chairman of the university's academic council is Edzard Reuter, former CEO of Daimler Benz AG (Mercedes-Benz) and son of the prominent former mayor of Berlin, Ernst Reuter. Being an emigrant during the Second World War who received shelter and right of residence in Turkey, he has ever since played a major part in advancing German-Turkish relations.