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Professor Dr. Stefan Stein currently serves as the President of Gisma. He also represents private universities in the state of Brandenburg through his role as a speaker within the association of private universities VPH.

Previously, he held the position of Rector at the University of Europe for Applied Sciences where he worked in various roles, including Professor of Finance and Asset Management, Pro-Rector for teaching, and founding Dean of the Department of Economics.

His expertise encompasses contributions to studies conducted for federal ministries, banks, and insurance companies. With a doctorate in economics, he spent over 13 years as the Managing Director of the prestigious Institute for Banking and Finance at Ruhr University Bochum. Additionally, he serves as a member of the supervisory board at Moore Stephens Naust AG, a prominent consulting firm.