Dr. Mathias Falkenstein

Associated Consultant

  • MA in Business Communication, Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin, University of Applied Sciences
  • Doctor in Higher Education Management (DBA HEM), University of Bath, Centre for Higher Education Management
Professional Experience
  • Extensive experience in internationalization and strategic development of universities and business schools in Europe, Asia and North America
  • Director Business School Services, European Foundation of Management Development (EFMD), Brussels, Belgium
  • Director of International Relations / Global Development, Lille Catholic University, IESEG School of Management, Lille / Paris, France
  • Director, Free University of Berlin, International Summer University (FUBiS), Berlin, Germany
  • Program Officer, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Branch Office New York, USA
  • Consultant in International Higher Education Management; selected customers: University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona (E), LUISS University (I); European Foundation of Management Development, EFMD (B), Amsterdam University of Applied Science, (NL)
  • Member of various university boards and education committees
  • From 08/2017 to 02/2018 managing director at CHE Consult
Focus of Work
  • Development and implementation of quality standards in research, teaching, internationalization and program development
  • Planning and implementation of organisational changes
  • International Business and Management School Accreditations
  • Consultant for institutional and program accreditations and evaluations in the field of business, management and economics (AACSB, EQUIS, EPAS, AMBA)
  • Sustainability in Research and Teaching (CSR)
  • Trends and Benchmarks in international higher education development
  • Strategic development of international higher education management and administration


Mathias Falkenstein+49 30 2332267-44Write e-mailinXing
AssistantElsa Herzkowicz+49 30 2332267-56Write e-mail