PhD candidate Jakob Heinen | KLU

Jakob Heinen, PhD candidate

Jakob Heinen

PhD candidate

Jakob Heinen is a PhD candidate in Supply Chain Management at Kühne Logistics University since January 2015. He joined KLU in 2012 to pursue the M.Sc. Program in Global Logistics graduating as the Best Graduate of his class in 2014. In addition to his Master studies in Hamburg he spent a trimester abroad at the Harold Pupkewitz Graduate School of Business in Windhoek, Namibia, participating in courses of the Master of Leadership and Change Management program. Prior to KLU he completed a Bachelor in Aviation Management at the IUBH School of Business and Management in Bad Honnef.

Besides his studies, Jakob gained practical experience within different fields of supply chain management during internships at Lufthansa Cargo in the USA as well as the United Nations Office for Project Services in Denmark.

His research at KLU is closely linked to his master thesis on "Supply Chain Operating Models for 3D Printing". Jakob seeks to address the strategic, tactical and operational challenges manufacturing companies face when introducing innovative production technologies such as 3D Printing. 


Jakob Heinen

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