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Who teaches here?

The team of lecturers for our B.A. in Music Business are savvy professionals from all over the industry, infusing their lessons with current developments in their fields, as well as research from acclaimed sources.

Alongside programme director Prof. Hubert Wandjo and programme manager Prof. Dr. Alexander Endreß, Music Business B.A., and Prof. Dr. Nina Schneider, Music and Creative Industries M.A., we boast the following external lecturers:

  • Prof. Frank Fenslau, Business Affairs, Business start-up
  • Prof. Dr. Hanno Fierdag, Lawyer, Music law
  • Prof. Martin Kaiser, Business Affairs, Business start-up
  • Prof. Tim Renner, Staatssekretär für Kulturelle Angelegenheiten, Music business
  • Prof. Asterix Westphal, Lawyer, Music law

  • Dr. Christian Baierle, Managing Director ROBA Musikverlage
  • Dirk Baur, Managing Director, International Division, Universal Music GmbH
  • Markus Beele, Director Digital Marketing, Warner Music Entertainment Europe
  • Niels Beyer, KPMG Mannheim
  • Florian Brauch, Managing Director, SPARTA Entertainment
  • Dr. Dieter Brecheis, Managing Director, Dr. Brecheis Management
  • Robert Bruck, Head of Market Development & New Business, Deutsche Sport Marketing GmbH
  • Fabian Burstein, Head of Kulturbüro Ludwigshafen
  • Julian Butz, Managing Director Neubau Music Publishing GmbH
  • Heinz Canibol, Managing Director, 105 Music
  • Christian Ditting, Head of Marketing Services, Universal Music GmbH
  • Dr. Florian Drücke, Managing Director, Bundesverband Musikindustrie e.V.
  • Uli Frank, Music Director, SWR3
  • Jan-Holger Fröhlich, Production/ Tourmanagement, Karsten Jahnke Konzertdirektion GmbH
  • Jörg Fukking, Shareholder, Songs United Publishing
  • Tina Funk, Managing Director, Vevo Germany GmbH
  • Brigitte Greiner, Steuerberater Jürgen Krauß
  • Jörg Haußknecht, Vice President Human Resources & Legal Affairs, Universal Music GmbH
  • Andreas Hofen, Managing Director, W+M Steuerberatungsgesellschaft mbH
  • René Houareau, Head of Law & Politics, Bundesverband Musikindustrie e.V.
  • Thorsten Jordan, Managing Director, eknowvation GmbH, Weingarten
  • Thomas Jung, Programme Director, SWR3 PopUnit
  • Prof. Dr. Ralf Kitzberger, Lawyer, Rechsanwaltspartnerschaft Grub Frank Bahmann Schickhardt Englert
  • Dr. Eberhard Kromer, Lawyer, SKW Schwarz
  • Andreas Lichtenhahn, Lawyer, Rechtsanwälte Sasse & Partner
  • Katja Lucker, Head of Musicboard Berlin
  • Walter Mäcken, Technical Director, SWR
  • Hartwig Masuch, Managing Director, BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT GmbH
  • Nico Meckelnburg, Executive Partner, Mec-Early Entertainment GmbH
  • Steffen Müller, Managing Director, Warner Music Entertainment Central Europe
  • Alexander Neipp, Senior Product Manager, Universal Music GmbH
  • Armin Oldendorf, Managing Director, Enterbrain Consulting
  • Sebastian Papenheim, Product Management/ Finance Operations, CTS Eventim
  • Christian Pertschy, Managing Director, Jazz & Rock Schulen Freiburg
  • Dietmar Polzin, Managing Director Emotional Brands
  • Markus Roth, Director Digital, Columbia/Epic/Four
  • Thorsten Rund, Head of Key Account & Universal Independent Network, Universal Music Vertrieb
  • Daniel Schleith, Booking Agent, Four Artists Booking Agentur GmbH
  • Daniel Schlender, Head of Digital Distribution, digedo Germany
  • Lothar Scholz, Editor, Musikmarkt
  • Wolfgang Stach, Music producer, stackman productions
  • Daniel Standke, L’Agentur
  • Nina Christin Stehr, Managing Director, Netzagenda
  • Dr. Henrik Steinhaus, Managing Director, excellence in change GmbH & Co. KG
  • Konrad Sommermeyer, Managing Director, Guerilla Entertainment GmbH
  • Cornelius Stiegler, Corporate Sound Consultant, nhb corporate sound
  • Till Tillmann, Senior Manager Media Strategy, Sony Music Entertainment Germany GmbH
  • Patrick Völcker, Rich Media Innovation Specialist, Google Germany GmbH
  • Boris von Wiedebach, Vice President Finance & Controlling, Polydor/Island / Vertigo/Capitol
  • Achim Walter, Managing Director, Walter & Guth GmbH
  • Jonas Weber, Head of Streaming & Special Projects, Universal Music GmbH
  • Wolfgang Weyand, Managing Director, Weyand Entertainment Consulting GmbH
  • Martin Woche, KPMG Mannheim
  • Katja Wolter, Project Manager, Steinbeis-Forschungszentrum Technologie-Management
  • Holger Wustlich, Director Sales & Marketing, Universal Music Vertrieb
  • Thomas Zimmermann, Director Finance, Hörstmann Unternehmensgruppe

  • Prof. Dr. Mike Alleyne, Middle Tennessee State University, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Martin Artz, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
  • Dr. Stephan Baumann, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz
  • Dr. Frank Baumgärtner, Privat-Hochschulen GmbH AKAD
  • Prof. Dr. Josef Baus, Fachhochschule Ludwigshafen
  • Dr. Jonas Bjälesjö, Linnaeus University, Schweden
  • Prof. Dr. Jerry Brindisi, Columbia College Chicago, USA
  • Prof. Martina Corsten, Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg Villingen-Schwenningen
  • Prof. Dr. Harald Eichsteller, Hochschule der Medien Stuttgart
  • Dr. Lutz Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Humboldt-Universität Berlin
  • Prof. Dr. Martin Gläser, Hochschule der Medien Stuttgart
  • Markus Gunnesch, Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg
  • Prof. Dr. Lutz M. Hagen, Technische Universität Dresden
  • Steffen Holly, Fraunhofer-Institut für Digitale Medientechnologie
  • Dr. Cornelia Hattula, Universität Mannheim
  • Henric Lindström, Linnaeus University, Schweden
  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Strauss, FOM Hochschule
  • Prof. Dr. Erwin Wagner, Universität Hildesheim
  • Prof. Dr. Stefan Weinacht, Westfälische Hochschule Gelsenkirchen
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Wicke, Humboldt-Universität Berlin
  • Prof. Dr. Heinrich Witting, Hochschule der Medien Stuttgart
  • Prof. Dr. Christoph Zydorek, Hochschule Furtwangen

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