On January 1 of this year, he became the managing director of KLU’s supporting organization. “I am very happy to have been entrusted with this highly responsible task,” said Berger. President Thomas Strothotte, who has been the acting head of administration since 2013, commented: “All of the university’s leadership functions are now being carried out by outstanding people. Our institutional structure has now achieved a new quality and we are superbly equipped for the tasks of the future.”
Since KLU was established in 2010, Berger has performed many key management functions, sharing in KLU’s extremely successful development. “The last five years have been an exciting period of ongoing institutional growth and breathtaking developments, in terms of both teaching and research, said Berger.
With its excellent rating in the latest CHE university rankings and the Handelsblatt research rankings, KLU has affirmed its top place among the business schools and university business administration departments in Germany, Austria and the German-speaking region of Switzerland.