The Presidium of the German Society for Defense Technology e.V. (DWT) has unanimously elected Claus Günther as President. Günther has been a member of the board for many years. He follows Gerhard Schempp, who resigned after five and a half years of service. Günther assumed the President’s duties with immediate effect.
Since 2002, Günther has been a member of the Management Board of Diehl Stiftung & Co. KG. In April 2007, he was appointed member of the Diehl Group’s Management Board and CEO of Diehl Defence. In addition, he worked for the Federation of German Industries (BDI) and the Federation of German Security and Defence Industries (BDSV).