Professor Dr. Burkhard Schwenker

Deputy Chairman


  • Chairman of the Advisory Council of Roland Berger as of July 2015
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, 2010-2013 and 2014-2015
  • Chief Executive Officer of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, 2003-2010 and 2013-2014
  • Partner, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, 1992
  • Roland Berger Strategy Consultants,1989
  • PWA Papierwerke Waldhof-Aschaffenburg, 1982-1986


  • studies in business administration (Dipl. Kfm.) and mathematics
  • PhD, 1989


  • Leipzig Graduate School of Management, honorary professorship in strategic management, 2008

Board Memberships

  • Hamburger Sparkasse AG (HASPA)
  • Flughafen Hamburg GmbH
  • Shareholders’ Committee of bank M.M. Warburg & Co.

Other Activities

  • Atlantic-Brücke e.V., Deputy Chairman
  • Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Member of the Board of Trustees
  • Foundation for the Advancement of European Business School, Member of the Executive Board
  • Academic Society for Marketing and Business Leadership, Member
  • Stifterverband innovation agency for the German science system, Member of the Board of Trustees
  • Values Commission (Wertekommission e.V.), Member of the Board of Trustees
  • German Council on Foreign Relations, Member
  • ZEIT-Stiftung, Member of the Board of Trustees

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