Georg Garlichs has served as chief financial officer (CFO) of ESMT as of April 1, 2014. In this position, he is also its managing director. In a unanimous decision reached in June 2017, the supervisory board of ESMT extended his contract for an additional 5 years.
Prior to joining ESMT, Garlichs was chancellor/CFO of EBS University in Wiesbaden/Oestrich-Winkel. There since December 2010, Garlichs was responsible for accounting, controlling, facilities/construction, HR, and legal affairs. Garlichs also had several years of experience as managing director and CFO of medium-sized companies, as well as more than 10 years’ corporate experience as finance director and head of controlling.
Garlichs studied business administration at the University of Passau before earning his Master of European Management at ESCP Europe.