René Rohrbeck is Professor of Strategy and Associate Dean for Corporate Relations at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University. He received his doctorate from the Technische Universität Berlin for his research on Strategic Foresight. He has benchmarked over 450 companies and advised over 50 Top Management teams on how to increase their future preparedness. At Aarhus BSS, he leads the Strategic Foresight Research Network that develops methods for participatory foresight and scenario-based strategizing and runs regular benchmarking studies. Before joining academia, René has worked for Volkswagen in the Electronic Strategy and for Deutsche Telekom to build-up Technology Foresight and Innovation Management in the Corporate R&D labs. Today, he is also Partner at a Berlin-based consultancy that serves public clients, private-public partnerships and multinational organizations. He teaches in different international Executive Education programs, where he focusses on Prospective Strategy, Business Model Innovation and Strategic Foresight.
Professor of Strategy and Associate Dean for Corporate Relations at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University