Dr Jörg Kukies, Co-CEO of Goldman Sachs Germany visited Frankfurt School of Finance & Management on December 13, 2016 for an exclusive evening event with selected students from the Master of Finance, Master in Management, Master of International Business, and Bachelor programmes. He was invited by Professor Dr Udo Steffens, President of Frankfurt School, and Professor Dr Zacharias Sautner, Professor of Finance and Head of the Finance Department. The evening consisted of an exclusive talk followed by a Q&A session.
Dr Kukies, who completed his PhD at University of Chicago, gave an overview of market trends, economic developments, and recent political events.
The selected Frankfurt School students made the most of the opportunity by asking various questions regarding current financial affairs in Germany and the rest of the world.
Dr Julia Knobbe, Master of Finance Programme Director at Frankfurt School shared her thoughts on the event: “I am so glad that our students are able to attend talks by guest speakers such a Dr Kukies. The experience is enriching and students are always left with new perspectives.”
Samuel Kanyi, Master of Finance student at Frankfurt School, Class of 2018 said: “Dr Kukies encouraged us to think outside the box, putting theory into practice in the financial world.”