• Master of Business Administration - MBA (AACSB accredited): University of Dayton, OH, USA (1997-1998); Majors: Marketing and Strategy; during this time: Graduate Assistant
    • Diploma in Business Administration (equivalent to Master): University of Augsburg (1994-2000); Majors: Accounting/Controlling and Operations Research; during this time: Research Assistant at the Institute of Accounting/Controlling

    PhD: (Dr. rer. pol.) at the Institute of Marketing at the University of Münster

    Thesis: about customer retention and involvement

    Publication: Gabler publishing house, Wiesbaden, 2008

    07/2000 - 08/2015: Strategic Management Consultant with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Munich

    • Latest position: Principal/Junior Partner; since 2009 leadership role
    • International exposure: Project work in Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Turkey, Poland, Sweden, UK, US, and in China
    • Leadership: Led up to 8 BCG consultants including staffing, evaluation and career development; directed up to 30 project team members on client side
    • Functional expertise: Organization, Change Management, Transformation, Strategy, Marketing and Sales
    • Industry expertise: Technology, Industrial Goods, Consumer Goods, Services

    Since fall/winter term 2015/16: Professor at the University of Applied Science in Regensburg; Faculty of Business Studies; Teaching area: Project management, business game, change managemen, Global Megatrends