Fabian Backer

Fabian serves as Director and CEO of the International Business Management Institute (IBMI) in Berlin, Germany. He co-founded the institute in 2017. Within the Management Board, he is responsible for marketing, communication and sales.

Work Experience:

since 2017International Business Management Institute
Director & CEO
2016 – 2017University of Europe for Applied Sciences
Senior Marketing Manager
2014 – 2016Materialise
Marketing Manager


Education and Postgraduate Training:

2019University of Oxford
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
2018University of Michigan
Web Development
2017University of California, Berkeley
Marketing Analytics
2013 – 2014Louvain School of Management/UC Louvain
Master, Business Management
2011 – 2013University of Potsdam
Master, Management & Administration Sciences
2012Leiden University
Exchange program, Economic Statistics
2011University of International Business and Economics Beijing
Exchange program, Business Management
2007 – 2011University of Potsdam
Bachelor, Management & Administration Sciences



since 2019Impact Hub
Idea Incubator
since 2019Factory
Business Club


Selection of Projects:

2014TD Accounting & Finance, London
Financial Management
2013European Union: Committee of the Regions, Brussels
Quantitative Macroeconomic Research
2013Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute
Risk Management
2013German Embassy, Washington D.C.
Communication & Organization
2012Federal Financial Administration, Berlin
Human Resources
2011Ministry of the Interior of Brandenburg, Potsdam
State Organization
2011German Parliament, Berlin