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30159 Hannover
Tel.: +49 511 450670-0
Fax: +49 511 450670-960


Post Office Box 2920
30029 Hannover

Chair of the Supervisory Board: Head of Section Peter Greisler
Scientific Director: Prof. Dr. Monika Jungbauer-Gans
Administrative Director: Axel Tscherniak

Court of Registry: Amtsgericht (district court) Hannover | HRB 210251
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