Karin Barthelmes-Wehr

Managing Director, ICG / Chair, International Ethics Standards Coalition
Institute for Corporate Governance in the German Real Estate Industry

Karin Barthelmes-Wehr is Managing Director with ICG, the Institute for Corporate Governance in the German Real Estate Industry. ICG is the leading Think and Do Tank for all topics related to sustainable leadership. She has been involved in building up the institute since 2003.

Karin is also Chair of the International Ethics Standards Coalition that was initiated by the UN in 2014. The coalition’s goal is to establish and implement one ethical standard in the real estate market worldwide. So far almost 150 real estate bodies from 44 countries (as well as many companies, universities and government organisations) have joined the coalition.

Apart from other honorary appointments, Karin is member of the advisory committee of the Real Estate Department of HAWK (Hildesheim/Holzminden College) and founding member and mentor with the cross industry program Initiative Women into Leadership (IWiL).