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Meet our Lecturers

Our academic staff consists of renowned professors and experienced practitioners representing the Master program’s two main objectives: high academic standards and practical relevance.


Dr. Klaus Bender

Swiss Re Europe S.A.

Prof. Dr. Oliver Brand, LL.M. (Cambridge)

Chair of Private Law, Insurance Law, Business Law and Comparative Law

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Prof. Dr. Ralf Elsas

Chairholder and Head

Dr. Florian Gallasch

Munich Re

Prof. Dietmar Harhoff, Ph.D.

Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition

Honorary Professor at LMU Munich

Prof. Dr. Thomas Hartung

Professorship for Insurance

Prof. Dr. Thomas Hess

Head of Institute

Dr. Ralf Klotzbücher

Riva training & consulting GmbH

Dr. Christian Knoller

Research Assistant and Ph.D. Student until 2012

Prof. Dr. Martin Kocher, Federal Minister

Scientific Director

Prof. Dr. Tobias Kretschmer

Head of Institute

Prof. Stefan Mittnik, Ph.D.

Institute of Statistics

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+49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 3224

+49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5044

Dr. Stephanie Müller

Director Consulting & Business Development

Dr. Joachim Rawolle


Dr. Dr. Manfred Reichl

Lecturer at the Vienna University for Business and Economics

Dr. Andreas Reuß

ifa Institut für Finanz- und Aktuarwissenschaften

Prof. Dr. Andreas Richter

Head of the Institute

Chairman of the Munich Risk and Insurance Center

Prof. Dr. Jörg Schiller

Professorship for Insurance Studies and Social Systems

Prof. Dr. Manfred Schwaiger

Head of the Institute & Dean of Studies

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+49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5640

+49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 5651

Hon.-Prof. Dr. Thomas C. Wilson, Ph.D.

Honorary Professor / CEO, President and Country Manager

Honorary Professor for Applied Risk Management and Insurance

Iris Zeppezauer