Maximilian Schreiber holds a master's degree (M.Sc.) in International Management from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK and a bachelor's degree (B.Sc.) in Business Administration from the University of Bayreuth, Germany. During his studies, his main disciplines were operations management, strategic management, finance, and business information systems. For two years after graduating he worked for an German OEM in the procurement department, where his main tasks involved negotiating contracts with international suppliers and managing the OEM's supplier portfolio. Currently, he is working for Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG in the procurement strategy department.
His main research interest is strategic supplier portfolio management with focus on SMEs and risk management.