Honourary Presidents

The Honourary Presidents are outstanding figures of public life selected for their exceptional engagement in the field of German-British relations and their long-standing support of the Königswinter Conference:

  • Prof. Dr. Kurt Biedenkopf
  • The Lord Dahrendorf †
  • Dr. Katharina Focke †
  • Dr. Jürgen Großmann
  • Dr. h.c. Karl Günther von Hase
  • Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Johannes Rau †
  • Dr. Jürgen Ruhfus
  • Dr. h.c. Walter Scheel †
  • Dr. h.c. Helmut Schmidt †
  • Dr. Richard Frhr. von Weizsäcker †