The shareholders of Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle GmbH are:
- The Federal Republic of Germany, represented by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)
- The länder, represented by the states of Bavaria, Hamburg and North Rhine-Westphalia
- German industry, represented by the Federation of German Industries (BDI)
All three shareholder groups each hold one third of the shares in DAkkS.
The General Assembly is a DAkkS body that decides on all critical decisions for the company. The responsibilities of the General Assembly are set out in the DAkkS articles of association.
RD Arne Höll,
Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)