born in 1972
Michael Weberink studied law at the Ruhr University in Bochum. In 2005, he joined the Gesamtverband Steinkohle e.V., the hard coal sector’s employers’ organisation, initially working as a policy officer in the Directorate for Labour and Social Law and later as a director. In 2015, he became a member of the board, and since 2016 he has acted as the organisation’s managing director. Since 2015, Michael Weberink has been a regular member of the board of the German Pension Insurance for Miners, Railway Workers and Seamen and of the federal board of the German Pension Fund (DRV Bund).
He has been a member of the Social Advisory Council since 2017.