Prof. Frank Widmayer | Honorary Professor

At the university since

  • March 2010
  • Honorary professor since March 2015

Focus on teaching

  • Strategic management
  • Human Resources
  • Guidance
  • Innovation management


  • Resources: Financial Resources, Human Resources, Organization
  • Fundamentals of strategic management

Academic training and further education

  • Studied industrial engineering at the University of Karlsruhe (now Karlsruhe Institute of Technology – KIT)

Practical experience

  • Board of the Knowledge + Skills Foundation
  • Managing partner of the Gründerspinnerei in Ettlingen
  • Independent consultant, coach and speaker with a focus on personnel management, leadership, strategy and organizational development
  • Member of the Management Board of CAS Software AG with responsibility for Finance, Human Resources and Organization
  • Head of Sales Support Systems at CAS Software GmbH


  • Widmayer, F. (2011): CRM – more than just software. In: Becker, L.; Gora, W.; Uhrig, M. (eds.): Informationsmanagement – Neue Geschäftsmodelle und Strategien für die Herausforderungen der digitalen Zukunft. Symposion Verlag.
  • Widmayer, F. (2011): Talent management – more than just a recruitment strategy. In: Wollert/Knauth (ed.): Digitale Fachbibliothek Human Resource Management. Symposion Verlag.
  • Widmayer, F. (2010): Our bar is high. Member and customer magazine RATIO of RKW Baden-Württemberg 7/2010.
  • Widmayer, F./Kleinhans, D. (2009): Employees as human beings. PERSONAL, Journal for Human Resource Management 3/2009.