Leo Leypoldt


Leo Leypoldt

Institute for Technology and Innovation Management (TIM)

External doctoral


Building: 3011

Kackertstra├če 7

52072 Aachen



  • Collaboration in the "Zukunftscluster Wasserstoff"

Academic Background:

  • External PhD student at the Institute for Technology and Innovation Management (TIM), RWTH Aachen University (since 10/2021)
  • Business Administration and Engineering (B. Sc. / M. Sc.) at the University of Paderborn in cooperation with BENTELER Automotive (2012-2018)
  • Business Administration and Engineering (Diploma Supplement) at the Qingdao University of Science and Technology (2017)

Professional Experience:

  • Senior consultant at McKinsey in Hamburg with focus on sustainable mobility and business building (since 2019)
  • Business Development Manager at BENTELER Automotive Busines Unit E-Mobility (2018-2019)
  • Trainee (integrated study program) with BENTELER Automotive with multiple stays abroad in Shanghai, Singapore and Austria (2012-2018)