As general manager and director of the institute Dr. Iris Henseler-Unger is responsible for all business as well as academic affairs. She holds the leadership together with Alex Kalevi Dieke, director of the institute.
In personal union Dr. Henseler-Unger is as well managing director of WIK-Consult. With respect to research matters. Dr. Henseler-Unger is supported by the heads of the departments.
The head of the administration, Karl-Hubert Strüver, assists the director with the business and administrative management of the institute.