Silke Schwedhelm has been the Chair of Marketing and Consumer Behavior’s secretary since June 2012.

After the successful completion of her high-school diploma in 1997, Ms. Schwedhelm began an apprenticeship as an industrial management assistant (Industriekauffrau) with the Sartorius AG in Göttingen. She then worked in the field of Marketing Sales Support for 5 years and undertook evening courses to achieve the qualification of a business economist (Betriebswirtin (VWA)).