The ESI consultative board is a central element in linking the institute to the public and society. It is composed of representatives of regional politics, university, economy, media and foundations. The members are:

Politics

Irene Bauerfeind-Roßmann (Ministerialdirigentin State Ministery of Science)

University and university medical center

Prof. Dr. Birgitta Wolff (President of University of Frankfurt)

Prof. Dr. Josef Pfeilschifter (Dean of the Medical School of University of Frankfurt) 

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Graf (Medical Director, University Medical Center, Frankfurt)

Economy and bank

Friedrich von Metzler (Partner of the B. Metzler seel. Sohn & Co. KgaA)

Media

Dr. Regina Oehler (Science Department of Hessischer Rundfunk)

Dr. Joachim Müller-Jung (Head of the department „Natur und Wissenschaft“, FAZ)

Foundations

Dr. Roland Kaehlbrandt (Stiftung Polytechnische Gesellschaft)