Before joining the Industrial initiative for Central Germany (IICG), Annett Kilbertus acquired her Bachelor in the English degree programme „Business Studies” focussing on Human Resources Management and Marketing. She was born in Saxony-Anhalt and finished an apprenticeship to become an office administrator in Halle. Miss Kilbertus worked at an institute of education and consultancy for three years in the field of office management and organisation of international projects. Last, she was employed at the IQ-Award-winning Deutsche Gumtec AG in marketing and distribution. Since October 2007, Annett Kilbertus is Assistant to the IICG-Team.