Vice CEO of the Bertelsmann Stiftung; Vice Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees of the Bertelsmann Stiftung and Chairwoman of the Board of Bertelsmann Verwaltungsgesellschaft mbH, Guetersloh
Together with her husband Reinhard Mohn, Liz Mohn represents the fifth generation of the Bertelsmann and Mohn founding families. She is the vice-chair of the Bertelsmann Stiftung Board and heads the Neue Stimmen International Singing Competition, which she initiated.
Her other activities at the Bertelsmann Stiftung focus on the annual Carl Bertelsmann Prize, the International Cultural Forum series, work/life balance issues and initiatives concerning corporate leadership and culture.
At Bertelsmann AG, Liz Mohn is a member of the Supervisory Board, where she represents the founding Bertelsmann and Mohn families. In 1999, she joined the Bertelsmann Management Company, which controls the voting rights at the general shareholders' meeting of Bertelsmann AG. She became chair of that organization's Executive Board in the summer of 2002.
Liz Mohn is also involved in the Bertelsmann Relief Fund and the Medical Information Service. She works on charitable and informational events for retirees, administrative assistants and spouses of managers and executives. As a founder and president of the German Stroke Foundation, she is active in a number of areas, including promoting research, prevention and education, and establishing a national and international network.