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Professor Georg Fundel

Managing Director Prof. Georg Fundel

Professor Georg Fundel

Prof. Georg Fundel is Managing Director of the Flughafen Stuttgart GmbH since August 1996. He is responsible for the divisions’ traffic, controlling and finances, press and public relations.

Professional career

1989Head of the construction and real estate as well as public relations and marketing divisions at the Landesgirokasse (LG) credit institute, now known as LBBW. Later he was Managing Director of the LG Grundstücksanlage-GmbH and LG foundations. Furthermore he was the press spokesperson of LG
1982Head of Economic Development of the city Stuttgart


1976Studied economics at the University of Stuttgart-Hohenheim
1974Military service
1974A-Levels at the Kolleg der Schulbrüder in Illertissen

Ancillary activities

2006 awarded the title of Honorary Professor by the University of Stuttgart

Since 2001 Chairman of the Association “Friends and Supporters of Wilhelma e.V.”, with more than 27.000 members the largest association of zoos in Europe.

Since 1999 lecturer at the Institute for Railway and Transportation Engineering of the Stuttgart University for the subjects aviation and airport management.

Since 1994 member of the Executive Board of Helene-Pfleiderer-Stiftung

Chairman of the shareholders' meeting at AHS GmbH

Supervisory board seats:

  • Flughafen Friedrichshafen GmbH
  • Baden Airpark GmbH
  • Projektgesellschaft Neue Messe GmbH u. Co KG
  • HSG GmbH


Prof. Georg Fundel was born on the 20th February 1954 in Münsingen. He lives in Stuttgart and has three children.