Herbert Tillmann (BR)


Herbert Tillmann joined the Bayerischer Rundfunk, a German public broadcaster on March 1973.

• Director of Engineering of the Bayerischer Rundfunk since January 1, 1995,

• Director Production and Engineering of Bayerischer Rundfunk since August 2008,

• Chairman of the Production and Technical Commission (PTKO) at the ARD public broadcasting company from January 2005 to December 2008,

• Initiated the Free TV Project, is a co-founder of the Free Universe Network (FUN) and represents ARD in the DVB,

• Member of Strategy-group of ARD Broadcasting Company,

• Supervisory board chairman of Bavarian Digital Radio (BDR) and representative of the Bavarian Broadcasting Corporation in the company general meeting of the Bavarian Media Technics GmbH (BMT),

• Initiator and organization of Bavaria Digital Radio (BDR) for DAB,

• Member of the Technical Committee and of the Technical Assembly in the EBU,

• Member of management of “Münchner Kreis”,

• Herbert Tillmann was awarded the Cross of Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany on 21 July 2003.