FORA.tv Speaker - Hans-Paul Burkner
Hans-Paul Burkner has been president and chief executive officer since 2003. He joined the firm in 1981 and was a member of the teams that opened BCG's Dasseldorf (1982) and Frankfurt (1991) offices. Before becoming the firm's first chief executive officer from Europe, he was head of BCG's global Financial Institutions practice.
During his 25 years at BCG, he has counted among his clients many of the world's leading financial institutions. He has worked with them to redefine the competitive landscapes in their segments, spearheaded major global expansion initiatives, and transformed formerly public enterprises into leading private institutions.
He studied economics, business administration, and Chinese, receiving a Diplom from the University of Bochum, an MA from Yale University, and a DPhil from the University of Oxford.
Today he is based in both Frankfurt and New York, and travels extensively among BCG's global offices.
01.29.10 | 00:54:31 min
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