The Head Office, the regional and local offices, certification and testing bodies, research and training institutes and specialist committees of the DVGW all work together closely.
President: Michael Riechel
Board of directors: Prof. Dr. Gerald Linke (Chairman), Alexandra Ernst (CFO)
Founding: 1859 in Frankfurt a. M.
Seat of the head office: Bonn
DVGW has shareholdings in the following subsidiaries and institutes.
85 % shareholding
100% shareholding by DBI GUT GmbH
A 100% subsidiary of wvgw GmbH
A quality management system according to DIN EN ISO 9001 applies as an ideal proof of competence and efficiency, nationally and internationally. As early as 2001, a quality management according to DIN EN ISO 9001 was established at DVGW and the organisation was successfully certified. The last recertification was in December, 2016.