Board

Current board members, chairpersons, board alumni and case competitions

About us

The board currently consists of ten students from the University of Cologne along with two chaipersons representing the case.study.course. All board members remain in their position for the time of their studies. This means that we are constantly looking for new board members who are recruited from successful course participants. Many of our board alumni joined renowned consulting firms and keep in touch with us through their participation in our sessions. 

Our current board members

Simon

Annika

Joined in:
2021

Current studies:
MSc Business Administration with focus in Corporate Development

Worked in:
Consulting, Corporate Strategy & Finance        

Experience abroad from:
China, France, Mexico

Interests:
Cooking, Reading, Soccer

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Peter

Paul

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
PhD in Life Science

Worked in:
Research, Life science

Experience abroad from:
The Netherlands, Belgium

Interests:
Road biking, Squash, Cooking

David

Jannis

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
PhD in Business Administration

Worked in:
Media, Consulting, Start-up

Experience abroad from:
USA

Interests:
Sustainable Entrepreneurship, Food & Drinks, American Football

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Vera

Annika

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Corporate Development and Supply Chain Management

Worked in:
Banking, FMCG, Consulting

Experience abroad from:
USA, Czech Republic, Russia

Interests:
Cinema, Languages, Winter sports

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Vitalia

Melanie

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Finance

Worked in:
Financial Services, Hospitality

Experience abroad from:
Switzerland, Russia

Interests:
Music, Figure skating, Travelling

Mihaela

Razi

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Corporate Development

Worked in:
Sales, Pharma, Consulting

Experience abroad from:
Bulgaria, Czech Republic

Interests:
Dancing, Basketball, Cooking, Cinema

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Hai

Annika

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
MSc Business Administration with focus in Corporate Development

Worked in:
Consulting, Telecommunications, Accounting

Experience abroad from:
Czech Republic

Interests:
Football, Travelling, Food

 

 

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Nicolas

Melanie

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
BSc Business Administration with focus in Corporate Finance and Investment Management

Worked in: Corporate Finance, Investment Banking 

Experience abroad from:
France

Interests:
Hiking, Fitness, Backpacking

Jakob

Razi

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
CEMS MIM with focus in Corporate Development

Worked in:
FMCG

Experience abroad from:
USA, South Korea

Interests:
Music, Soccer, Travelling

 

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Luis

Sven

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
Double MSc in Economics (University of Cologne and Keio University, Tokyo)

Worked in:
Banking, Consulting, M&A

Experience abroad from:
Lisbon, Portugal

Interests:
Running, Hiking, Reading

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Clara

Sven

Joined in:
2022

Current studies:
MSc in Economics

Worked in:
Start-up, Project Management, Finance

Experience abroad from:
Italy, Portugal

Interests:
Reading, Yoga, Food

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Chairpersons

David

David J.

Joined in:
2019

Current studies:
PhD in Political Science with focus on International Affairs

Worked in:
Consulting, Public Administration, Hospitality

Experience abroad from:
UK, Brazil, Switzerland, Iceland, Cyprus, France, Senegal, Colombia

Interests:
Politics, Sports (Basketball, Fitness), Poetry & Theatre

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Razi

Razi

Joined in:
2017

Current studies:
PhD in Economics

Worked in:
Central Banking, Portfolio Analysis

Experience abroad from:
Pakistan (Lahore), UK (London)

Interests:
Travelling, Fitness

Board Alumni 

Our previous board members and chairpersons

If you are a case.study.course board alumnus and want to be included in our alumni wall, feel free to reach out to the current board with a short e-mail and we will be happy to add you!

International Case Competitions

As part of the further development of the case.study.course, it is our goal to compete in international case challenges. In the last couple of years, we successfully took part in the prestigious Sofaer International Case Competition (SICC) in Tel Aviv, Israel and the Solvers' Cup in Budapest, Hungary.

The participation in these competitions is usually reserved for board members. In case you are interested to join the board, just contact the case.study.course team.

We are always looking for new motivated people.

Team SICC 2015

Team SICC 2015: Sophia Reich, David Saxler, Stephanie Ehrenberg and Marc-Philipp Wagner

Team SICC 2016

Team SICC 2016: Lars Brockmeier, Niklas Hinkel (Academic Supervisor), Johannes Fühner, Max Preuß, Fabian Lorson

Team SICC 2017

Team SICC 2017: Cornelius Lütkefels, Linda Himmel, Niklas Hinkel, Dustin Fiedler, Fabian Lorson

Team Solvers' Cup Budapest 2018

Team Solvers' Cup Budapest 2018: Marvin Aundrup, Bryan Januchowski, Richard Buschbeck, Jan-Ole Rosenhauer