Lars Büttner appointed new Dean of the Graduate & Professional School

The Graduate & Professional School of Hochschule Bremen, to which the International Graduate Center (IGC) also belongs, has a new Dean, Prof. Dr. Lars Büttner, since April 1, 2024. The Academic Senate (AS) has approved the Rector's appointment. Together with Prof. Dr. Christian Schuchardt and Ramón Spiecker, he is now a member of the board of the Graduate & Professional School and IGC.

Prof. Dr. Lars Büttner succeeds Prof. Dr. Christian Schuchardt, who took over the position on an interim basis after Prof. Dr. Tim Goydke left in October 2023. "I am very much looking forward to leading the Graduate & Professional School as well as the International Graduate Center into its 20th year together with a great and committed team and to contributing my own international experience," says Prof. Dr. Lars Büttner.

Since October 2023, Prof. Dr. Lars Büttner has been Director of the international study program MBA in European/Asian Management at IGC. He has been teaching at HSB as Professor of Corporate Finance and Management Accounting since August 2019. Previously, he was Chairman of the Board and Chief Financial Officer of ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions China.

Prof. Dr. Christian Schuchardt, Vice Dean Graduate & Professional School und International Graduate Center, for the Board: “We warmly welcome Prof. Dr. Lars Büttner as our newly elected Dean. His academic expertise and international business experience will be a great asset to the Graduate & Professional School and IGC. We look forward to working with him!”