Kiran Rouven Busch

PhD Candidate

Kiran Rouven Busch

PhD Candidate

Kiran Rouven Busch joined the Kühne Logistics University as a PhD candidate in the field of Data Science under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Henrik Leopold in October 2021. His PhD research concentrates on humanitarian logistics using data science approaches.

Before joining the PhD program at the KLU, Kiran received a Master of Science in Data Science from the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences and a Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics from the Trier University of Applied Sciences.

Kiran conducted his master thesis in the principality of Liechtenstein, optimizing the output of flow production lines in an automotive production facility using data science approaches. Further, he gained multiple practical experiences in the field of data science during domestic and international internships in the automotive, pharmaceutical, and energy industries.


Tel: +49 40 328707-307
Fax: +49 40 328707-109



Since 2021PhD candidate at Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, Germany
2018 -  2021   Master of Science in Data Science, Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences, Darmstadt, Germany
2017 - 2018Master of Science in Business Informatics (not completed, change of program to Data Science), Trier University, Trier, Germany
2013 - 2016Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics, Trier University of Applied Sciences, Trier, Germany

Professional Experience

2020 - 2021    Internship & Master Thesis, Thyssenkrupp Presta AG, Eschen, Liechtenstein
2019 - 2020Participation in Study Project, Sanofi-Aventis Groupe, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2016 - 2017Internship, Encevo S.A., Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2016Internship, Suki International GmbH, Landscheid, Germany
2015Internship, Pegasus GmbH, Wittlich, Germany