Thomas Knieling is managing director of the German Association Supporting Old People and the Disabled (VDAB), one of the largest organisations supporting private and professional nursing services and institutions. He is a lawyer, a business economist and social manager. Prior to joining the association in 2007 he held a management post with a large charity organisation and later on managed a privately funded nursing care institution with 120 beds.
In 2009 Thomas Knieling became managing director of VDAB and supports the interests and rights of private and professional nursing care institutions at national level.
VDAB - Deutscher Verband der Alten- und Behindertenhilfe e.V.