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Heinrich Ganseforth

Heinrich Ganseforth, Hannover, Germany

Award Participations

  • iF product design award 2006

Vita

Born in 1940, Heinrich Ganseforth sat on the Management Board of transportation authority üstra Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe AG from 1992 to 2005, with responsibility for the Transportation and Corporate Management divisions there. He studied law in Heidelberg, Berlin and Bonn, then economics, political science and urban planning at the Technical University of Braunschweig, where he also received his Ph.D. 1974 he was elected City Commissioner for Finance, Education, Data Processing and County Development, and was appointed Director of the Greater Hannover Administrative Union (ZGH) in 1980. (2006)