Speakers

Prof. Dr. Fröhlich

Curriculum Vitae

NameProf. Dr. Fröhlich
GenderFemale
Date of birth13 August, 1967
Place of birthKlagenfurt, Austria
NationalityAustrian
Affiliations Professorship
Strategic Supply Management
President
Cologne Business School (CBS)
Cologne, Germany
Address Hürther Bogen 20
50354 Hürth
Germany
Contact Tel: +49 221 93180918
Mobil: +177 8949678
E-mail: e.froehlich@cbs.de
LanguagesGerman (native); English (business fluent), Spanish (very good passive, good active skills), Italian (very good passive, good active skills), Chinese (Basic knowledge)
Research Focus
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management, Implementing SDGs into the SC
  • Green Procurement
  • Procurement 4.0
  • New leadership and agility in procurement
  • Shortage of skilled labor in purchasing department - Development of a training concept for the procurement function
  • Supplier Collaboration Strategies, Digital Supplier Relationships
  • Managing Change in purchasing departments
  • Risk management in volatile commodity markets
Courses Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Supply Management
Global Sourcing
Education & Academic Degree
1991Diploma in Business Administration, University of Cologne
1994Dr. rer. pol with Prof. Dr. Udo Koppelmann in Cologne (characteristic-based supplier evaluation)
2005Habilitation and acquisition of venia legend in the field of business administration at the University of Cologne (modeling careers in procurement)
Academic and Practical Record
2013-presentPresident of Cologne Business School
Since 2019Speaker of the DACH Chapter, PRME (UN Global Compact)
Since 2019Member of the Research Advisory Council of Jaro Institut für Nachhaltigkeit und Digitalisierung, Berlin
2017-presentSpeaker and Member of the Board “Kölner Wissenschaftsrunde” (Research Excellence Group Cologne)
2017-presentMember of the Board, Rotary Club Köln-Römerturm, responsible for international relations
2012-presentMember of the Board BME, Region Cologne, responsible for cooperations with Universities
2012-presentAcademic Director of the User Group Procurement for the energieforen Leipzig
2012-presentMember of the Research Advisory Council of amc group, Bonn
2006-presentMember of the Board of the Working Group “Purchasing and Logistics” of the Schmalenbach-Gesellschaft für Betriebswirtschaft e.V.
1995-presentResponsible for the evaluation of submitted theses (BT and MT) for Henkel-BME-University Award (formerly “Henkel Hochschulpreis”) and dissertations on BME Science Award (since 2008, an independent jury member)
2010-2013Vice President for Research and Training at der Cologne Business School, Köln
2007-2010Professor for Procurement and Marketing at Cologne Business School, Köln
Professional Affiliations
2015-presentMember of PRME (Advanced Signatory)
2014-presentMember of Academy of Business and Society (ABIS)
2014-presentMember of the Board, Cologne Scientific Organisation (Kölner Wissenschaftsrunde), Cologne
2011-presentReviewer International Journal of Corporate Social Responsibility, Universal Journal of Management, Journal of Business and Industrial Management, International Journal of Business Studies Review, Schriftenreihe Supply Management Research

List of Publications (2017/2019)

Kolb, M., Damme, S., Schmitz, M, Fröhlich, E. (2019). Nachhaltig Innovativ: Entwicklung von Lehr- und Lernkonzepte in Kooperationen am Beispiel der Cologne Business School, Springerverlag (in Druck)

Fröhlich, E. Der Einkauf der Zukunft: Von Digitalisierung bis Agilität, Einkaufskonferenz 2019: Innovative Impulse für den öffentlichen Einkauf, Tagungsband, Hrsg. LWL, S. 13-15

Interview in Ursel, S. (2019). Rest in Peace, Procurement?, in: Technik + Einkauf, Nr. 3, Juni 2019, S. 26-27

Fröhlich, E., Steinbiss, K., Whelan, M. (2019): Lieferantenmanagement im Zeitalter der digitalen Transformation, in: Journal of Engineering, Management and Operations, LIT Verlag, S. 153 – 164

Fröhlich, E. (2018). Was bietet der Einkauf on top?, Interview für die BIP, H. 2, S. 54-55

Fröhlich, E., Lord, S., Steinbiss, K., Weber, T. (2018): Marketing, Lehrbuch, utb Verlag

Fröhlich, E., Steinbiss, K. (2018): Die Integration der „Sustainable Development Goals“ in eine nachhaltige Supply Chain: Der „Nachhaltige Beschaffungs-Case“, in: Nachhaltige Beschaffung, hrsg. v. W. Wellbrock, Springer, S. 37-54.

Fröhlich, E., Steinbiss, K. (2018): Procurement Goes Digital: The Supplier Relationship Management Case, in: Proceedings International Symposium on Business and Economics Montenegro, Global Science Institut Publication ISBN 978-605-81246-1-5, Podgorica, S. 32-40

Fröhlich, E. (2017). In starren Systemen gedeihen keine verantwortungsbewussten Manager, Interview für die Bechaffung aktuell, H. 9, S. 24-26

Fröhlich, E. (2017). Das Procurement-Agility- Framework (PFA): Herausforderungen im Einkauf erfolgreich meistern, in: BMEnet Guide Beschaffungsdienstleister, 2017, S. 39

Weißhuhn, S., Lemmen, S., Fröhlich, E., (2017). Optimal Regional Distribution Centre Location of Technology Companies in Eastern Europe: A Quantitative and Qualitative Perspective. In R. Bogaschewsky u.a. (Hrsg.) Supply Management Research. Berlin Heidelberg: Springer Gabler, S. 145-163

Kolb, M., Fröhlich, L., Schmidpeter, R. (2017). Implementing Sustainability as a new normal: Responsible Management Education – from a private business school’s perspective, in: The International Journal of Management Education, 15. Jg., p. 280-292

Fröhlich, E., Karlshaus, A. (2017). Digitale Transformation in der Beschaffung, erschienen unter: https://www.springerprofessional.de/industrie-4-0/-corporate-social-responsibility/digitale-transformation-in-der-beschaffung/12234584, 30.05.2017.

Fröhlich, L., Jürgens, C. (2017). Nachhaltiges Lieferantenmanagement: Notwendigkeit oder Illusion, in: Der Betriebswirt, Nr.1, S. 15-20.

Interview in Mühlenberger, A. (2017). Die klimaneutrale Lieferkette, in: BIP Best in Procurement, Ausgabe 1, 8. Jg., S. 42-45

Fröhlich, E. (2017). In drei Schritten zur nachhaltigen Beschaffung, erschienen unter: https://www.springerprofessional.de/-corporate-social-responsibility/beschaffungscontrolling/in-drei-schritten-zur-nachhaltigen-beschaffung/11986514, 16.01.2017

Fröhlich, E., Karlshaus, A. (2017). Personalentwicklung in der Beschaffung. E. Fröhlich, A. Karlshaus (Hrsg.). Berlin Heidelberg: Springer Gabler.