The unique structure of the HIU with four partners is also reflected in the board of directors. It consists of one member from each partner. This top management body of the HIU meets regularly, makes the most important directional decisions and is responsible for external relations and performance monitoring.
- Prof. Dr. Maximilian Fichtner (Executive Director of HIU, Ulm University)
- Prof. Dr. Joachim Ankerhold (Vice President Ulm University)
- Prof. Dr. Oliver Kraft (Vice President Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
- Prof. Dr. Arnulf Latz (German Aerospace Center)
- Dr. Margret Wohlfahrt-Mehrens (Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg)