Advisory body to the legislative bodies and the federal Government
Prof. Dr.  Karl Friedrich Jakob

Prof. Dr.
Karl Friedrich Jakob

born 1951

Mr. Jakob studied mining engineering and received his doctorate in 1980. He was awarded the title honorary professor in 2000. After several mining jobs and as a mine director, Mr. Jakob was appointed plenipotentiary of Ruhrkohle AG in 1993 and served in this position until 1998. He held the deputy chair of the board of the RAG Coal International AG from 1999 to 2005, before he became chair of the board of RWTÜV e.V. in 2006 and chair of the board of the RWTÜV foundation in 2007. Since 2005 he has been member of the board of Deutsche Rentenversicherung Knappschaft Bahn See.

Mr. Jakob has been member of the German Social Advisory Council since 2005.