Fraunhofer Academy Team


Dr. Roman Götter - Head of Fraunhofer Academy

Dr. Götter is head of the Fraunhofer Academy. He runs the central office of the Fraunhofer Academy at the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft’s headquarters in Munich. From 1996 to 2006 he joined the company IXOS Software AG as a consultant and product manager. He set up the training programs for IXOS’s software products and services and built-up extensive experience in finding the best ways of communicating complex materials in a training context.


Martin Priester - Education Management

Martin Priester is responsible for program development and monitoring in the Fraunhofer Academy’s education management team. Mr Priester studied education at Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf, with continuing education and consulting as his areas of specialization. Before joining the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, he worked on quality management projects and as a seminar facilitator in the field of continuing education and training.


Ingrid Breitenberger - Education Management & Communication

Ingrid Breitenberger has worked at the Fraunhofer Academy’s Munich office since February 2007. She is responsible for marketing and communications. Ms Breitenberger studied law at the University of Augsburg. She subsequently spent five years working for the American publisher of computer-related magazines IDG Communications Media AG in the fields of marketing, market research and product development.

Dr. Sandra Ebert - Corporate Learning & Education

Dr. Sandra Ebert has been working for the Fraunhofer Academy since September 2019 as a Learning & Development Professional in the field of Corporate Learning and is responsible for the development and implementation of innovative learning and development programs for companies.


Lisa Eifert - Corporate Learning & Education

Lisa Eifert is responsible for the internal program development in the Fraunhofer Academy's education management team since July 2014. Her main focus is on program development for Fraunhofer's research management and Gender Mainstreaming. She studied education with continuing education as her area of specialization at Augsburg University. In 2014 she graduated University with a master's degree.


Theresia Gierull - Communication and Program Management

Theresia Gierull has been responsible for the communication and marketing strategy in the project "Cybersecurity Training Lab" since May 2017.


Jutta Haubenreich - Education Management & Online Marketing

Jutta Haubenreich is responsible for program management and online marketing in the Fraunhofer Academy’s education management team. Before she started working at the Fraunhofer Academy in 2009 Ms Haubenreich studied communication science at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, subsequently completing a Master of Arts in market and media research.


Marija Jovanovska - Education Management

Marija Jovanovska is working for the Fraunhofer Academy since August 2016 and is responsible for program management and for the internal program development.


Dr. Daniela Kaiser - Head of Business Unit Internal Offers

Dr. Daniela Kaiser has been heading the Internal Offers Business Unit since August 2018 and is responsible for the predicate program Research Manager.


Lena Kurtz - Program Management

Since April 2019 Lena Kurtz is responsible for the Programm Management within the area of Executive Education of the Fraunhofer Academy. She also oversees marketing activities and funded education projects.


Sarah Lechner - Process and Event Management

Sarah Lechner has been working as a team assistant at the Fraunhofer Academy since early 2011. After obtaining her school-leaving qualifications in economics and law at the end of 2008, she successfully completed her traineeship as an office administrator at the headquarters of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in between 2008 and 2011.

Elly Leimenstoll - Communication and Program Management

Since September 2019, Elly Leimenstoll has taken responsibility for the central marketing and communication of the Cyber Security Training Lab.


Eva Poxleitner - Education Management & Learning Technologies

Since Febuary 2012 Eva Poxleitner is responsible for learning technologies in the Fraunhofer Academy’s education management team. In particular for the project "iAcademy - Mobile Learning with the Fraunhofer Academy". After graduating with a diploma in multimedia designer (design and computer science) she studied Master of Science in Industrial Design at the TU Munich from 2009-2011.


Armin Ritter – Corporate Learning & Education

Armin Ritter is responsible for Corporate Learning & Education at the Fraunhofer Academy since 2015.


Adem Salgin - Event Management

Adem Salgin is working for the Fraunhofer Academy since Januar 2017 and is responsible for event management.

After obtaining his technical college in economics in 2006, he successfully completed his traineeship as an office administrator between 2008 and 2011.

He has worked as an Event Manager in the headquarters of the Frauhofer-Gesellschaft between 2011 and 2016.

From 2012 to 2015, he studied part-time at the Verwaltungs- und Wirtschafts Akademie (VWA) in Munich where he graduated as a Diplom Betriebswirt (VWA).


Dr. Raphaela Schätz- Quality and Program Management

Dr. Raphaela Schätz is responsible for didactics and quality management at the Fraunhofer Academy since October 2016.


Manuel Smid - Team Assistent

Manuel Smid is working as a team assistant for Fraunhofer Academy since early 2015.  


Karla Sosa - International Education Management

Karla Sosa is working since 2012 for the Fraunhofer Academy’s international education management team. She is responsible for the design and implementation of international e-learning programs and supports the cooperation with the Fraunhofer Academy's international partners. She finished her MBA, specializing in International Management, at the European School of Business (ESB) in Reutlingen in 2011.


Clara Tu - Program and International Education Management

Clara Tu is working for Fraunhofer Academy since May 2015 and she is responsible for the program development in the Fraunhofer Academy's education management team. She holds a master degree in international management from the Steinbeis University Berlin as well as a diploma in Business Administration of the University of Applied Sciences Regensburg.