We like to welcome Prof. Dr. Erwin Pesch as the new Academic Director of the Center for Advanced Studies in Management (CASiM) and associate Professor of HHL. He takes over this function from our colleagues and former CASiM Ex. Board Members, Prof. Dr. Horst Albach, Prof. Dr. Heribert Meffert, Prof. Dr. Ralf Reichwald and me who founded this research center at HHL in the year 2012 and directed it successfully ever since.
With his outstanding research track in management sciences (author of about 200 papers in renowned international journals) and as a chair of the Department of Management Information Science at the University of Siegen is well suited to advance the research activities at CASiM in the years to come. The research capabilities will be further strengthened by Dr. Jenny Nossack who will join the team in September beside Dr. Lukasz Swiatczak as a postdoctoral research fellow at CASiM. The development of the Center in the next three years is supported financially by the Damp Foundation.