News of the WHU World of Start-ups

Wednesday, 11. January 2017

WHU Alumnus in Forbes „30 Under 30“-List

Each year the American business magazine Forbes honors powerful young people under 30 years with their “30 under 30” lists. In this year’s edition, WHU alumnus Dominik Stein was included in the...


Tuesday, 20. December 2016

Startup Academy 2016

On November 10 and 11, the Jugend gründet and WHU Start-up Academy was held for the second time. The idea behind this young initiative is to provide young, motivated high school students who are...


Monday, 05. December 2016

Founders Career Day with record participation

16 companies, all founded or led by WHU Alumni – more than ever before at this event, presented themselves in Vallendar on November 24. Alumni and students from all programs including Bachelor,...


Thursday, 20. October 2016

New at WHU: Master in Entrepreneurship

As of now future entrepreneurs and founders can apply for the Master in Entrepreneurship at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. The program will begin on September 1, 2017.


Wednesday, 21. September 2016

Beginner's Guide to Founding – Futurale Filmfestival

What factors decide the rise or fall of a start-up? What qualities are typical of an entrepreneur? Answers to these and other questions were given by Professor Dr. Christoph Hienerth, Chair of...


Wednesday, 14. September 2016

Five Questions to the Founders of JUNIQE

WHU alumni Sebastian Hasebrink and Marc Pohl (both BSc class of 2010) founded the start-up Junique, an online shop for art from around the world, in 2013. The idea from Sebastian, Marc and co-founder...


Friday, 02. September 2016

WHU-Start-Ups Zalando and Audibene Awarded

Zalando Operations and Audibene (category startup) announced as winners of the „Industrial Excellence Award Deutschland 2016“