Currently, Bernhard Pellens occupies the position of Chairman-Supervisory Board for ThyssenKrupp Presta Mülheim GmbH. Dr. Pellens is also on the board of ThyssenKrupp AG (former Chairman) and LVM Krankenversicherungs-AG and Member-Academy of Sciences at State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Vice President & Head-Task Force at Schmalenbach Gesellschaft FR Betriebswirtschaft Ev, Member-Administration Board at AKAFÖ Akademisches Förderungswerk A.ö.R. and Professor at Ruhr Universität Bochum.
In his past career he occupied the position of Professor at the University of Münster, Professor at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern and Assistant Professor at Ruhr Universität Bochum.
Bernhard Pellens received a graduate degree and an undergraduate degree from Universität zu Köln and an undergraduate degree and a graduate degree from Ruhr Universität Bochum.