Managing Director

Prof. Dr. Volker Brühl

Volker Brühl is Managing Director of the Center for Financial Studies since October 2013. Furthermore, he is Professor for Banking and Finance at the University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management.

He has many years of experience as a top manager in banking: He was Partner at McKinsey & Company in Frankfurt between 2011 and 2013 and, before, Divisional Board Member of WestLB in Düsseldorf and Managing Director at Dresdner Kleinwort in Frankfurt. From 1997 to 2000, Brühl was Associate Partner at Roland Berger in Munich, and between 1993 and 1996 he worked for the Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt and London. Brühl earned his doctoral degree from the University of Gießen.


Phone: +49 69 798-30050
Fax: +49 69 798-30077
Email: bruehl(at)