GABC Leadership Award


Former GABC Leadership Award recipients, Senator for Indiana Dan Coats (left) and Ambassador Philip D. Murphy (right, U.S. Ambassador to Germany 2009-2013)

GABC presents its annual Leadership Award to individuals, organizations and companies that show extraordinary leadership in their longstanding commitments to fostering a strong transatlantic partnership.

The next presentation will take place on May 9, 2018 at the Top of the Hay, Washington D.C. to Congressman Charlie Dent and Siemens AG, accepted by Lisa Davis, Member of the Managing Board and Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Siemens Corporation. This is a by invitation only event. Please contact the GABC office for more information.

Previous Award Recipients include:

  • Ambassador Dr. Peter Wittig
  • Merck KGaA, accepted by Dr. Stefan Oschmann
  • Dagmar Freitag, Member of the German Bundestag
  • Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson
  • BMW Group
  • Bayer Corporation
  • Peter Beyer, Member of the German Bundestag
  • Acting Commerce Secretary Becky Blank
  • Senator Joe Biden
  • Senator Dan Coats
  • Senator Norm Coleman
  • Dr. Ron F. Docksai, GABC Chairman Emeritus
  • Draeger Foundation
  • Congressman Jim Gerlach
  • Senator Chuck Hagel
  • Senator Orrin Hatch
  • Congressman Tim Holden
  • Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman of the Munich Security Conference
  • Congressman Bill Keating
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Ambassador Phil Murphy
  • Chairman Dr. Norbert Röttgen, Member of the German Bundestag
  • Ambassador Dr. Klaus Scharioth
  • ThyssenKrupp
  • UPS, accepted by David Abney, Chief Executive Officer