Eva Echterhoff
Director Media Relations

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Deutschlandfunk, Dec 19, 2018
“Stifterverband: Gute Gründungskultur an Hochschulen” – Interview.  HHL maintained its first-rate rank among the small universities in the Startup Radar ranking published by the Founders’ Association for the German Science

private banking magazine, Dec 17, 2018
“Kooperation mit HHL Leipzig – Neuberger Berman engagiert sich in Private-Equity-Forschung” – The asset manager NB supports the new Center for Corporate Transactions and Private Equity CCTPE as the future leading think tank of private equity research

DIE ZEIT, Dec 16, 2018
“Ostdeutsche Identität. Wir sind doch endlich wieder wer, oder?” Prof. Dr. Timo Meynhardt’s provocative essay about the current psychological and economic situation in Eastern Germany

mdr, Nov 16, 2018
“Forschung in Leipzig: So bleiben Innenstädte attraktiv” – The HHL Chair of Marketing esp. E-Commerce and Cross-Media-Management is a partner of the SURTRADE (Smart Urban Retail Services) research project

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Nov 10, 2018
“Die besten Gründerunis in Deutschland” – HHL among the Top Ten universities founding startups

Sächsische Zeitung Nov 7, 2018
“Frau, Ostdeutsche, trotzdem ganz weit oben” about HHL’s Leipzig Leadership Talk  with Hiltrud Werner, board member of Volkswagen AG

Leipziger Volkszeitung Oct 29, 2018
“Rektor Stephan Stubner über 120 Jahre Handelshochschule Leipzig”  Interview with the Dean about the jubilee and 120 years of the first German business school

FKM knowhow Oct 8, 2018
„Multisensuale Kommunikation wird in Zeiten der Digitalisierung noch wichtiger“ Interview with Prof Dr. Manfred Kirchgeorg

Wirtschaftswoche Oct 7, 2018
„Der Tante-Emma-Laden kommt zurück“ Interview with Prof. Dr. Timo Meynhardt about new old trends in food trade

Wirtschaftswoche Oct 2, 2018
„Diesen Marken vertrauen die Deutschen“ Ranking of ServiceValue and Wiwo with Prof. Timo Meynhhardt as the expert of public value

Finance Magazin Sept 20, 2018
„Das sind Deutschlands Investorenlieblinge“ about Prof. Dr. Henning Zülch’s contest in financial communication

Startup Valley Jun 15, 2018
„Überdurchschnittliche hohe Bewertungen für die beliebteste Business School Deutschlands“ about the excellent results of HHL in the trendence graduate ranking

Handelsblatt May 17, 2018
„Wischen für den Mastertitel“ i. a. Dean of HHL about the balance of digital tools and personal interacting in MBA programs

Süddeutsche Zeitung Apr 18, 2018
„Traumberuf Unternehmer“  i. a. about HHL graduates‘ entrepreneurial success