Jens J. Wischmann
Jens Wischmann is Managing Director of the Association of the German Sanitary Industry (VDS) as well as Managing Director of the Bonn-based Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Sanitärwirtschaft mbH. Since becoming head of the umbrella association for German companies in the bathroom and sanitary sector in 2001, he has been representing members' joint interests by raising public awareness of the bathroom as living space. Before taking up this position, Wischmann was assistant to the governing body and the executive board at the Zentralverband Sanitär Heizung Klima (ZVSHK) in St. Augustin. Prior to that, he worked as a lawyer in the law firm of Prof. Dr. Hümmerich & Partners in Bonn. Jens Wischmann was born in Reinbek, Schleswig Holstein in 1966. After a period in the army, he went on to study jurisprudence, German and economics. Wischmann earned his Executive MBA at Kellogg-WHU/Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar.