01 Jul 2019 | Press Release No. 20
Annelie Buntenbach, Member of the Executive Federal Board of the German Trade Union Confederation (DGB), will take over the chairmanship of the Administrative Council of the Federal Employment Agency (BA) on 1 July 2019. The Board of the Federal Employment Agency has chosen her at its meeting on June 7, 2019.
The Deputy Chairman is Peter Clever, member of the General Management of the Confederation of German Employers' Associations (BDA). He was previously Chairman of the Board. The chairmanship of the Administrative Board changes between the group of employees and the group of employers at regular intervals, on an annual basis.
The Administrative Board is the central self-supervisory body of the BA. It supervises and advises the management and administration in all current issues of the job market. The Administrative Board is tripartite. It has 21 members and 15 deputy members, twelve representatives each of the employees, employers and public bodies.