Dr. Isabella Niklas

Member since June 2018

Personal information

  • Born: 1972 in Gdingen
  • Nationality: German
  • Place of residence: Hamburg

Current occupation and career history

  • Since May 2018: HGV Hamburger Gesellschaft für Vermögens- und Beteiligungsmanagement mbH, Hamburg, Managing Director
  • 2012 – 2018: Osborne Clarke Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater Partnerschaft mbB, Hamburg, Partner in the Renewable Energy Department
  • 2008 – 2012: WKN Rechtsanwälte, Hamburg, Attorney-at-law and founding partner
  • 2006 – 2008: PWC Legal AG, Hamburg, Attorney-at-law
  • 2004 – 2006: White & Case LLP, Hamburg, Attorney-at-law
  • 1999 – 2002: Max-Planck-Institute for comparative and international Private Law, Hamburg, scientific assistant for Prof. Dr. Jan Kropholler


  • Ph.D. in law at the University of Hamburg (2003)
  • Degree in law (University of Hamburg)

Memberships in other statutory supervisory boards of German companies

  • GMH Gebäudemanagement Hamburg GmbH, Hamburg¹
  • HADAG Seetouristik und Fährdienst AG, Hamburg¹
  • SNH Stromnetz Hamburg GmbH, Hamburg¹
  • Wärme Hamburg GmbH (formerly Vattenfall Wärme Hamburg GmbH), Hamburg¹

Memberships in comparable domestic or foreign controlling bodies of business enterprises

  • SBH Schulbau Hamburg, member of the administrative board¹
  • Hanseatische Wertpapierbörse Hamburg, member of the stock exchange council¹

Other material activities in addition to the Supervisory Board mandate

  • None

¹ Company affiliated with the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg (other than HHLA group)