Johannes is a PhD candidate at the Center for Sports and Management (CSM) of the WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management. His research interest focuses on diversification strategies of professional sports clubs. In particular, he investigates the financial impact of diversification strategies and the specific effects in the context of crises.
Before starting his PhD, Johannes worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company for two years. Johannes holds a Bachelor and a Master degree from the University of Cologne with stays abroad at Bocconi University (Italy) and Lund University (Sweden).