"I really enjoy the multinational working and research environment with highly qualified and open-minded fellow students from all over the world." Behnaz Gholami, CDSB

Andreas Koch


Andreas Koch did his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at the University of Mannheim and his Master’s degree in the first cohort of the Mannheim Master in Business Research with specialization in Management at the University of Mannheim. The program combines Master courses with the first year PhD courses. During his studies, Andreas did several internships, e.g. as Data Scientist at Fraport and as M&A Analyst at KPMG. As working student at the Chair of Business Administration, HRM and Leadership, Andreas gained experience in research projects.

Research Interests


Personnel Development


Why I chose the University of Mannheim and in particular the GESS

My prior studies at the University of Mannheim convinced me, that this is the right place for me to continue my academic career: I appreciate the quality and variety of research at the University and I am looking forward to the interdisciplinary approach of the GESS, allowing to discuss research ideas and current research projects with colleagues from other disciplines.