Board of Experts advises Faculty of Business and Economics

It consists exclusively of alumni


The Advisory Board, which was founded in May 2019 and consists exclusively of alumni of the Faculty, will advise the Faculty of Business and Economics on questions of cooperation between the Faculty and business as well as on other strategic issues. The committee will meet once a year.

Gruppenfoto Advisory Board der Fakultät vor der Alten Mensa im Mai 2019 800px
Back row (f.l.t.r.): Salvatore Barbaro, Hagen Duenbostel, Muhamad Said Chahrour, Heinz-Gerhard Wente, Matthias Schumann
Middle row (f.l.t.r.): Carsten Wundrack, Heino Schmidt, Lutz M. Kolbe, Björn Hinderlich, Martin Zielke, Yasemin Boztuğ, Nicolaus Fehling
Front row (f.l.t.r.): Katharina Schlierkamp, Heinz-Walter Große, President Ulrike Beisiegel, Michael Wolff, Henning Gebhardt, Vice-President Valérie Schüller
(The photo was taken during the foundation meeting on 19/.20. May 2019/ Picture by Peter Heller, Göttingen)

The Advisory Board consists of the following members (in alphabetical order/ updated May 2020):

  • Prof. Dr. Salvatore Barbaro, Professor of Economic Policy, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz and former State Secretary in the Ministry of Science, Continuing Education and Culture of Rhineland-Palatinate, Mainz
  • Dr. Melanie Bockemühl, Vice President & Partner, Head of Growth Platform Digital Strategy & iX in DACH, IBM Deutschland GmbH, Düsseldorf
  • Muhamad Said Chahrour, Chief Financial Officer Fintech Group AG, Frankfurt am Main
  • Dr. Hagen Duenbostel, Spokesman of the Executive Board, KWS SAAT SE, Einbeck
  • Nicolaus Fehling, Director Marketing & Sales, Hardenberg-Wilthen AG, Nörten-Hardenberg
  • Henning Gebhardt, Head of Wealth & Asset Management, Berenberg Bank, Frankfurt am Main
  • Prof. Dr. Heinz-Walter Große, former CEO of B. Braun Melsungen AG (retired), Melsungen
  • Irmtraut Gürkan, Commercial Director and Vice-Chairwoman of the Management Board, Heidelberg University Hospital
  • Dr. Björn Hinderlich, Senior Principal, Mercer, Frankfurt am Main
  • Petra Scharner-Wolff, Group Executive Board Member Finance, Controlling and Human Resources, Otto Group, Hamburg
  • Christian Schenk, Chief Financial Officer MAN Truck & Bus SE und MAN SE, Munich
  • Dr. Heino Schmidt, Executive Vice President of Dr. August Oetker KG responsible for Finance, Controlling, Taxes, Legal Affairs (CFO) and for the Hotels, Chemicals and Banks divisions, Bielefeld
  • Heinz-Gerhard Wente, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Salzgitter AG, Salzgitter
  • Dr. Carsten Wundrack, Partner, Egon Zehnder, Hamburg
  • Martin Zielke, Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors of Commerzbank AG, Frankfurt am Main