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Welcome to HHL’s New Chancellor

Today, Dr. Marcus Kölling starts as the new Chancellor and CFO of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management. During the appointment process, the 45-year-old entrepreneur impressed the board with his background in business and academia…


Understanding Culture and Diversity

Everyone’s workplace is becoming more culturally diverse as a result of globalisation. To notice, understand and interpret the cultural influences in communication and daily interaction is so comprehensive that this is now even an independent…



National Scholarships Awarded

By Anglea Ditter, Manager Alumni Relations The National Scholarship program at HHL is more than financial support that fosters excellent academic achievements. Since 2011, HHL awards the best students who also show strong commitment for…


“Made in Berlin” – HHL Students Meet Alumni

During a company tour through Berlin, HHL M.Sc. and MBA students discovered the Berlin startup scene and met with HHL alumni 40 curious and highly motivated HHL MBA and M.Sc. students hit the road to…


Loyalty & Long-term Employment

Todd Andrews (M15) and Fernando Orozco (M17) talked about their experiences on the German job market during an MBA Alumni Talk. Todd is originally from Australia and works as Senior Risk Operations Officer at EEC….


From HHL to the Startup Melting pot on the Spree River

More and more HHL alumni pursue a career in the biggest German startup hub Berlin. The strategic orientation of HHL predestines its students and graduates for an entrepreneurial career. Berlin is a founder metropolis for…


Rethinking Leadership – Purpose in a VUCA World

HHL Alumni Chapter Meetings: Grow your network & Keep in touch with your alma mater HHL Alumni regularly meet on the occasion of various Chapter Meetings in Germany and worldwide. These events are a great…


Dr. Arend Oetker, Managing Partner of Dr. Arend Oetker Holding

Competency Coaching Program Enters Third Round

A total of 16 HHL students have started the HHL “New Leipzig Talents” coaching program. During the kick-off event, they met the coaches who will accompany them for the next six months, helping them to…


Constantin Eis: The lord of the dreams

Constantin Eis makes sure that the Germans are getting better sleep: Last year, the HHL alumnus became the new Global Managing Director and co-founder of mattress start-up Casper. Sleeping comfort is a science in itself….


HHL on Tour in Russia

HHL is packing its bags and going again on tour! Our team is regularly traveling to Russia to meet potential candidates for our MBA and Master programs and along the way, we have met many…


HHL as Door Opener at Stern Stewart & Co.

Full-time MSc Alumnus Dr. Dominik Kanbach: „HHL is a great door opener and offers valuable chances – you just have to take them!” Since 2017, Dr. Dominik Kanbach is Project Manager at Stern Stewart &…


Alumni Homecoming 2017

The annual Homecoming took place on the second weekend of September. More than 100 alumni returned to their alma mater in Leipzig, enjoying a great reunion with friends in the HHL community. While on Friday,…


Kisura Featured in the Financial Times

CONGRATULATIONS from HHL on the featuring of Kisura in the Financial Times…   “Kisura has been built on the foundation of our training at HHL since day one. Business responsibility, the right sense and the…


An Amazing Experience, Which Catapulted Ahead My Career

HHL full-time MBA alumnus Sharique Husain: “It was my experience at HHL and in Berlin that really prepared me for an international career” After completing his Master studies at HHL, Sharique joined the Berlin based…


With Speed to McKinsey

HHL alumna Bettina Heilemann: “HHL prepared me very well when it comes to speed, complex problem solving, and structured thinking” Bettina Heilemann completed her Master in Management in 2015 and started with McKinsey where she…