Prof. Herrmann has been active as President Emeritus for TUM since 2019 and, in the same year, has become Deputy Chairman of the Skolkovo Foundation Board of Directors (Moscow) and non-Executive Director of TUM Asia Pte. Ltd., Singapore. He is chairman of advisory boards of the Free State of Saxony and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). Since 2021, he is chairman of the founding board of the German Center for the Mobility of the Future (DZM). Prof. Herrmann holds memberships in several advisory boards of industry and business associations.