Our Faculty

Excellence in theory and its application

Goethe Business School programs and solutions offer an outstanding combination of interdisciplinary topics, highly innovative learning tools and techniques. A vast pool of experts enables access to a wide range of topics – and a sharp focus in equal measure.

Our large faculty pool consists of distinguished professors and academic leaders as well as top-profile management practitioners from various renowned institutions and disciplines. Training experts and specialized coaches with multi-industry experience and outstanding speakers complement our unique faculty.

NameCompetence ClusterMaster Programs

Prof. Dr. Volbert Alexander
Chair of the Department of Finance
Goethe University

Finanzmanagement,Bankmanagement,Corporate Social Responsibility

Prof. Dr. Alexander Benlian
Chair of Information Systems and Electronic Services
TU Darmstadt

Master of Digital Transformation Management
Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Böcking
Chair of Auditing and Corporate Governance
Goethe University
Finanzmanagement
Prof. Dr. Volker Brühl
Managing Director
Center for Financial Studies
Master in Finance
Dr. med. Andrea Claussen
Partner
Leadership Choices
Führung & PersönlichkeitsentwicklungGoethe Leadership Lab
Patrick Cowden
Goethe Leadership Lab
Michiel Damoiseaux
Co-founder and Partner
Perspectivity Enterprise
Corporate Social Responsibility
Susanna Dienemann
Partner 
Wachenhausen Rechtsanwälte, Lübeck
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Theo Dingermann
Institute of Pharmaceutical Biology
Goethe University
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Rainer Durth
Honorary Professor, Goethe University
Department Head, KfW Bankengruppe
Corporate Social Responsibility
Prof. Dr. Alexander Ebner
Chair of Political Economics and Economic Sociology
Goethe University
Corporate Social Responsibility
Dr. Marc Evers
Head of Division SME-Businesses, Start-up and Corporate Succession at the Department for Economic Policy and Innovation of the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHK)
Strategisches Management
Achim Fetzer
Senior Manager | Consulting | Financial Services Solutions
Deloitte Consulting GmbH
Risikomanagement & Regulierung
Dr. Moritz Finkelnburg
Academic Director Insurance
Goethe Business School
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Prof. Guido Friebel, Ph.D.
Chair of Human Resource Management
Goethe University
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung,Strategisches Management

 Goethe Leadership Lab

Dr. Christian Funke
Managing Board 
Source for Alpha AG
Risikomanagement & Regulierung,Bankmanagement

Dr. Thomas Funke
Co-Director
TechQuartier

Master of Digital Transformation Management, Master of Pharma Business Administration
Dipl.-Ing. Roland Gieske
Managing Director
Moving Minds
Master of Digital Transformation Management

Prof. Dr. Andrej Gill
Chair of Corporate Finance
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

FinanzmanagementMaster in Finance

Prof. Dr. Henner Gimpel
Professor for Business and Information Systems Engineering
University of Augsburg

Master of Digital Transformation Management
Thilo Goeble
Institute of Economics
University Kassel
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Prof. Martin Götz, Ph.D.
SAFE Chair of Regulation and Stability of Financial Institutions
Goethe University
Risikomanagement & RegulierungMaster of Pharma Business Administration, Master of Digital Transformation Management
Dr. Marcus Gollub
Head of Commercial Excellence EMEA
Merz Pharmaceuticals GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Peter Gomber
Chair of e-Finance
Goethe University
Finanzmanagement
Dr. Peter Greiner
Regional Business Lead Fertility Europa
UCB Pharma GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Dr. Ingolf Griebsch
Head of Corporate Market Access Oncology/Functional Lead Health Economics & Outcomes
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Dr. Norbert Gritzmann
Managing Director
RECESS GmbH
Risikomanagement & Regulierung
Prof. Dr. Helmut Gründl
Chair of Insurance and Regulation
Goethe University
Risikomanagement & Regulierung
Prof. Dr. Andreas Hackethal
House of Finance Chair for Personal Finance – sponsored by DZ BANK foundation
Goethe University
Finanzmanagement,BankmanagementMaster in Finance, Master of Digital Transformation Management
Dr. Tim Hahn
Goethe Leadership Lab
Prof. Michael Haliassos, Ph.D.
Chair for Macroeconomics and Finance
Goethe University 
BankmanagementMaster in Finance
Dr. Andreas Henschel
Head of Center of Excellence Health Technology Assessment
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Dr. Carsten Hentrich
Director Digital Transformation, Middle Market Europe
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Dr. Alina Hernandez Bark
Assistant Professor, Institute of Psychology, Department of Social Psychology
Goethe University
Master of Digital Transformation Management

Prof. Dr. Oliver Hinz
Chair of Information Systems and Information Management
Goethe University
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Prof. Dr. Roland Holten
Chair of Information Systems Engineering
Goethe University
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Klemens Höppner
Goethe Leadership Lab
Prof. Heather Hofmeister, Ph.D.
Institute of Sociology
Goethe University
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung
Prof. Dr. Michael Hommel
Chair of Auditing and Accounting
Goethe University
Finanzmanagement
Dr. Björn Imbierowicz
Economist, Research Centre
Deutsche Bundesbank
Risikomanagement & RegulierungMaster in Finance
Dr. Nina M. Junker
Scientific Assistant & Deputy Head of Department, Abt. Sozialpsychologie
Goethe University
Master of Digital Transformation Management, Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Steffen Juranek
Department of Business and Management Science
Norwegian School of Economics
FinanzmanagementMaster in Finance
Prof. Dr. Thomas Kaiser
Honorary Professor, Goethe University
Director, Head of Operational & Reputational Risk, KPMG
Finanzmanagement,Risikomanagement & RegulierungMaster in Finance
Dr. Julia Kapraun
Assistant Professor in Finance
Goethe University
Master in Finance
Nora Keßler
Specialist lawyer for industrial legal protection, Partner
Klinkert Rechtsanwälte
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Udo Kienast
Commercial & Manager Customer Education
Pfizer Pharma GmbH
Dr. Eva Koscher
Research Assistant (Postdoc), Professorship for Strategic Management
Goethe-Universität
Master of Digital Transformation Management, Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Michael Kosfeld
Chair of Organization and Management
Goethe University
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung,Strategisches Management
Dr. Edmund Kostewicz
Senior Scientist
Goethe University
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Holger Kraft
UBS Endowed Chair of Asset Pricing
Goethe University
FinanzmanagementMaster in Finance
Prof. Dr. Jan Pieter Krahnen
Chair of Corporate Finance
Goethe University
Finanzmanagement,Risikomanagement & Regulierung,Bankmanagement
Rolf Krizian
Goethe Leadership Lab
Dr. Stephan Linden
Associate Healthe Economics & Outcomes Research Manager
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Peter Lindner
Chair of Economic Geography
Goethe University
Corporate Social Responsibility

Dr. Christian Matschke
Member of the board
Berlin-Chemie AG
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Peter Matthies
Goethe Leadership Lab
Prof. Dr. Raimond Maurer
Chair of Investment, Portfolio Management and Pension Finance
Goethe University
FinanzmanagementMaster in Finance
Dr. Ralf Mayr-Stein
Head of Health Policy & Market Access
Mylan  
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Christiane Meinicke
Goethe Leadership Lab
Dr. Norbert Metiu
Economist at the Directorate General Financial Stability
Deutsche Bundesbank
Risikomanagement & RegulierungMaster in Finance
Prof. Dr. Steffen Meyer
Institute for Money and internationale Finance
Leibniz Universität
BankmanagementMaster in Finance
Dr. Björn Michaelis
Adjunct Professor of Management and Organization
Kühne Logistics University
Strategisches Management
Prof. Dr. Klaus Miller

Assistant Professor of Quantitative Marketing
Goethe University

Strategisches ManagementMaster of Pharma Business Administration, Master of Digital Transformation Management
Dr. Karolien Notebaert
Founder
ONE STEP AHEAD Notebaert Consulting
Führung & PersönlichkeitsentwicklungGoethe Leadership Lab, Master of Pharma Business Administration
Michael Pachmajer
Director Digital Transformation, Middle Market Europe
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Prof. Dr. Michael Parnham
Head of Preclinical Research, Project Group Translational Medicine and Pharmakcology
Fraunhofer IME
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Loriana Pelizzon, PhD
Program Director of the Systemic Risk Lab and Chair in Law and Finance
SAFE / Goethe University
Risikomanagement & Regulierung,BankmanagementMaster in Finance
Tilman Peschke
Goethe Leadership Lab
Prof. Dr. Thorsten Petry
Professor for Strategy, Organization & Human Resources Management 
RheinMain University of Applied Sciences, Wiesbaden
Dr. Matthias Pfannkuche
Director Market Access & Government Affairs, Merck Serono GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Rolf Pfeiffer
Co-founder and Partner
Leadership Choices
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung
Andreas Prause
Mental Coach
Mentally Fit Institute
Führung & PersönlichkeitsentwicklungGoethe Leadership Lab
Dr. Christian Rauch

Barclays Fellow in Entrepreneurial Finance
Saïd Business School, University of Oxford 

FinanzmanagementMaster in Finance
Dr. Thomas Ridder
Department Head Asset Securitisation
DZ BANK AG
Risikomanagement & Regulierung
Dipl. Psych. / M. Sc. Justine Rochon
Head of Biostatistics and Data Sciences (Europe)
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Alexander Röntgen
Partner
Leadership Choices
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung
Prof. Dr. Anna Rohlfing-Bastian
Chair for Accounting, esp. Management Accounting
Goethe University
FinanzmanagementMaster of Pharma Business Administration, Master of Digital Transformation Management
Dr. Markus Rudolph
Managing Director
InfectoPharm Arzneimittel und Consilium GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Kai Rugowski
Senior Relationship Manager International Desk
Commerzbank AG
Bankmanagement
Prof. Dr. Jurij Ryschka
Goethe Leadership Lab
Dr. Sebastian Schäfer
Managing Director 
TechQuartier
Strategisches ManagementMaster of Pharma Business Administration, Master of Digital Transformation Management
Dr. Ursula Schickel
Senior Director, Customer Onsite Support, Head of Regulatory Affairs Team (Mannheim)
PharmaLex GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Dr. Olaf Schickling
Senior Director, Head of Pharmacovigilance Germany
PharmaLex GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Stephan Schindler
Institute of Economic Law
University Kassel
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Prof. Dr. Christian Schlag
Chair of Derivatives and Financial Engineering
Goethe University
FinanzmanagementMaster in Finance
Dr. Martin Schmidberger
Divisional Head Product Management and Target Customer Management, ING-DiBa AG
Lecturer at the Department of Marketing at Goethe University
Bankmanagement
Prof. Dr. Reinhard H. Schmidt
House of Finance Endowed Chair of Finance and Accounting (sponsored by Helaba)
Goethe University
Finanzmanagement,BankmanagementMaster in Finance
Prof. Dr. Eric Schott
Managing Director/Owner 
Campana & Schott
Master of Digital Transformation Management
Prof. Dr. Manfred Schubert-Zsilavecz
Institute of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Vizepräsident, Goethe-Universität
Michael Schwarz
CEO
Guarantee Bank Hesse
Bankmanagement

Dr. Hans-Martin Schwarm
Senior Advisor Pharma & Health Care

Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Lars Schweizer
UBS-Chair of Strategic Management
Goethe University 
Strategisches ManagementMaster of Pharma Business Administration, Master of Digital Transformation Management
Dr. Diane Seimetz
Founding Partner 
Biopharma Excellence
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Dr. Heike Streu
Country Manager - Germany
Mylan dura GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Susan Spinner
Managing Director
CFA Society Germany
Master in Finance
Dr. Alper Tengüz
Professional Coach and Trainer
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung,Strategisches ManagementGoethe Leadership Lab
Prof. Dr. Yvonne Thorhauer
Center for Business Ethics
Goethe University
Corporate Social Responsibility
Alfred Tolle
Goethe Leadership Lab
Dr. Jonathan Trethowan
Vice President Regulatory and Scientific Policy
PharmaLex GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Dr. Fabian Urban
Director Executive Education
Goethe Business School
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung

Goethe Leadership Lab

Dr. Gerrit van den Brink
Head of Risk & Compliance
Standard Life
Risikomanagement & Regulierung
Rolf van Dick
Chair of Social Psychology and Head of Social Psychology Department
Goethe University
Führung & Persönlichkeitsentwicklung

Master of Pharma Business Administration, Goethe Leadership Lab, Master of Digital Transformation Management

Walter van Helvoirt
Environmental & Social Officer, Private Equity
FMO
Corporate Social Responsibility
Prof. Karel van Hulle
Chairman of the Insurance and Reinsurance Stakeholder Group of EIOPA
Former Head of Insurance and Pensions at the European Commission
Risikomanagement & Regulierung
Prof. Dr. Louis Velthuis
Chair of Controlling
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Strategisches ManagementMaster in Finance
Dr. Matthias Wacker
Head of Pharmaceutical Technology and Nanosciences Department
Fraunhofer IME
Prof. Dr. Mark Wahrenburg
Chair of Banking and Finance
Goethe University
Risikomanagement & Regulierung,BankmanagementMaster in Finance
Prof. Dr. Uwe Walz
Chair of Industrial Organization
Goethe University
Finanzmanagement,Corporate Social ResponsibilityMaster in Finance
Dr. rer. nat. Claus Weichel
TA Head Immunology Europa
UCB Pharma GmbH
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Alfons J. Weichenrieder
Chair of Economics and Public Finance
Goethe University
Corporate Social Responsibility
Dr. Martin Weiser
Director General
Bundesverband der Arzneimittel-Hersteller e.V.
Master of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Axel Wieandt

Senior Financial Services Executive

Finanzmanagement,BankmanagementMaster in Finance
Prof. Dr. Simone Wies
SAFE Junior Professorship for Marketing and Finance
Goethe University
Strategisches ManagementMaster of Pharma Business Administration
Prof. Dr. Torsten Wulf
Chair of Strategic and International Management
Philipps-University
Strategisches Management
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