Jan Simon Ohmstedt is an external doctoral candidate at the Endowed Chair of Procurement at the Business School of the University of Mannheim since January 2019.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg and a master’s degree in economics from University College London (UCL). During his studies he has been a scholar of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes (German National Academic Foundation).
In addition to pursuing his academic research, Jan Simon Ohmstedt is employed in the department of procurement strategy at Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG. Previously, Jan Simon Ohmstedt was employed in consulting financial services at KPMG AG WPG for three years.
Jan Simon Ohmstedt’s research interests are in interfirm relationships, particularly regarding strategic partnerships between buyers and suppliers.