Günther Schartz

Administrator of the District of Trier-Saarburg


  • Year of birth: 1962
  • Place of birth: Onsdorf 
  • Nationality: German


  • Obtained a degree in law in Trier
  • Legal clerkship at Hochschule für Verwaltungswissenschaften, Speyer, European Parliament, Luxembourg


1991 - 1994 Senior Civil Servant in the Koblenz and Trier district administrations; Policy Advisor to the district administrations of Koblenz and Trier for construction, land and planning law as well as for personnel and school legislation
1994 - 2005 Mayor of the Community of Saarburg
since 2006 Administrator of the District of Trier-Saarburg

Membership in other mandatory supervisory boards


Membership in comparable domestic and foreign supervisory committees of commercial enterprises

  • A.R.T. Abfallberatungs- und Verwertungsgesellschaft mbH (Chairman)
  • Kreiskrankenhaus St. Franziskus Saarburg GmbH (Chairman)
  • Sparkasse Trier (Chairman)
  • Sparkassenverband Rheinland-Pfalz 
  • Trierer Hafengesellschaft mbH 
  • Zweckverband Abfallwirtschaft Region Trier 

Core competences

  • Utility sector
  • Public sector - including EU
  • Managerial experience
  • Co-determination
  • Accounting and internal audit
  • Extensive network in the municipal sector, in state policy and the federal policy area; contact to important players of political decision