About the BVTE

Members of the board

Dr. Carsten Wehrmann, Reemtsma (Chairman)
Stefan Götz, Riccardo Retail GmbH (vice Chairman)

Gökhan Bilgic, BAT Central Europe North
Gian Luigi Cervesato, JT International
Stephan Endler, Niko Liquids
Robert Guden, Heintz van Landewyck
Jessy Phillip, TMCC – Tobacco Management & Consulting
Marc von Eicken, Joh. Wilh. von Eicken
Christian Hinz, GIZEH
Matthias Baltes, Highendsmoke

Jan Mücke (General Manager BVTE)


Jan Mücke, General Manager

+49 30 886636-100

Wenke Munkel, Office Manager

+49 30 886636-112

Birgit Boddie, Office Manager

+49 30 886636-140

Dirk Falke L.LM, General Counsel

+49 30 886636-290

Dr. Frank Henkler-Stephani, Senior Director Tobacco Harm Reduction

+49 30 886636-250

Matthias Heddenhausen, Manager Industrial Policy

+49 30 886636-220

Anne-Kathrin Rothe, Manager Public Relations & Events

+49 30 886636-260

Doris Kessler, Manager Scientific Affairs

+49 30 886636-210

Dr. rer. nat. Anja Thielen, Manager Scientific Affairs

+49 30 886636-170


BVTE is a member of:
The Federation of German Industries ( BDI)
The Bavarian Business Association ( vbw )
The German Advertising Federation ( ZAW)
Food Federation ( Link)

Working Committees

Executive Board
Steering Committee
Finance Committee
Legal Affairs Committee
Scientific and Regulatory Committee on Tobacco Products
Scientific and Regulatory Committee on Next Generation Products
Taxation and Customs Policy Committee
Market Research Committee
Technical & IT Committee
SUP - Single Use Plastik
Dual System
Public Relations Committee