Executive Management

Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner

Executive Management of HHL

HHL offers a unique blend of tradition and state-of-the art in business education. As the oldest business school in the German speaking countries, it was an innovation driver already in the 19th century. Today, HHL is positioned internationally as one of the leading business schools in Europe. We stand for entrepreneurship, general management and our mantra as the "personal business school”.

Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner (Dean)

Dean of HHL

Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner

Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner is Dean of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management and also its CEO. He also serves as chairholder of the Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG Chair for Strategic Management and Family Business. His duties and responsibilities are laid down in the Higher Education Autonomy Act (Gesetz über die Freiheit der Hochschulen im Freistaat Sachsen) and the statutes of HHL.

As Dean, Prof. Dr. Stubner is responsible for providing overall leadership to the Business School. It is his task to shape the vision, mission and strategy of the university. He oversees and directs the operations of the Business School, including its academic profile, business affairs, government and alumni relations and stakeholder communication.

Prof. Dr. Stubner is an ex officio member of the professorial appointments committee and chair of the HHL senate. He reports semiannually to HHL’s Supervisory Board, as well as to the Senate on all academic issues of the university.

Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner
T +49 341 9851-721 (Bettina Eifert)
F +49 341 9851-679
Bettina Eifert
Assistant to the Dean
T +49 341 9851-721
F +49 341 9851-679
Tina Weidema-Guglielmi
Assistant to the Dean
T +49 341 9851-722
F +49 341 9851-679

Head of Executive Office

The Head of Executive Office is the direct and primary support person for the Executive Management’s initiatives and priorities. In this position he serves as a liaison between the Executive Management and campus, university, and community, as well as with professional groups, and organizations.

The Head of Executive Office also works closely with the heads of the various departments at HHL and serves as the main contact for all inquiries and communications to the Dean and Chancellor.

It is his duty to ensure that all information is properly channeled to the Executive Management and other stakeholders on a timely basis. Furthermore he holds a responsibility for HHL’s alumni relations (together with HHL’s Alumni Coordinator), the corporate bodies and the committees of the academic self-government at HHL, coordinates all faculty appointment procedures and manages events such as the annual HHL-Forum.

Dr. Kay Eric Winkler
Head of Executive Office
T +49 341 9851-723
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