Tilmann Lindberg studied management at Hohenheim University in Stuttgart as well as at the University of Potsdam, where he also completed his PhD on business creativity and design. He held a PhD scholarship from the Hasso Plattner Institute in the field of design thinking research.
After completing his PhD, he moved to Ghana where he joined as a lecturer the faculty of Lancaster University’s Ghana branch campus in its foundational years, being involved in building up the business studies program and the Lancaster University Ghana business department. During this time, Tilmann gained specific interest in the management education of international students, especially with a focus on developing countries.
After his return to Germany, he worked for a group of family companies in Hamburg. In 2020, he joined SRH Berlin University of Applied Science as Professor for International Business Administration and was entrusted with the academic build-up of SRH’s newly founded Campus in Hamburg.
In January 2022, Tilmann relocated to the Berlin-Brandenburg area working now as Professor for International Business Management at GISMA Business School in Potsdam.