Heinz Klandt is holder (emeritus 2012) of the first German chair for Entrepreneurship at the EBS University for Business and Law, EUROPEAN BUSINESS SCHOOL, Wiesbaden, Germany since 1997. He is director at the Strascheg Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and managing director of the bifego entrepreneurship research institute, honorary president of the FGF (Foerderkreis Gruendungs-Forschung) and head of jury of Science4life business competition. He serves in several advisory boards of investment companies.