PhD candidate Christoph Flöthmann | KLU

Christoph Flöthmann, PhD Candidate

Christoph Flöthmann

PhD candidate

Christoph Flöthmann joined KLU as a PhD candidate in Supply Chain Management in September 2012. Beforehand, he studied Business Administration with majors in SCM & Management Science, Finance and Transport Economics at the University of Cologne (Diploma degree). For his Diploma thesis he received the third prize at the 2013 German Business Game Awards.

During the course of studies, he also gained first practical experiences thanks to internship positions with OSCAR Student Consulting GmbH, Bayer MaterialScience AG and DB Schenker AG in Germany and Indonesia. His tasks during these employments comprehended the conduction of a global material flow analysis, a customer satisfaction survey and a market/competition analysis.

Christoph investigates career patterns of Supply Chain Managers and the intersection of Human Resource and Supply Chain Management  by applying empirical approaches (e.g. surveys) and expert interview as research methods.