Dr. Franz Sauter has studied in Mannheim, New York and San Francisco. He holds a Ph.D. in business administration from Mannheim University. He had a comprehensive career with Germany-based car manufacturer, BMW, that included various international positions such as senior manager and managing director in both Norway and Australia. He now works as a lecturer of various topics on management at both public and private universities, including EU Business School Munich.

Franz Sauter
Dr. Franz Sauter

To learn constantly and to be open is the best way to navigate a complicated world. Nothing comes by itself.

Management Lecturer
Munich Campus

Ph.D. from Mannheim University in Business administration


BMW AG, including the following positions:

Manager sales planning Germany

Manager marketing planning Sales region Europe

Managing director BMW Norway

Managing director BMW Australia

Senior manager BMW Group customer care quality


EU Business School: Lecturer in Management Skills & Sales Management


International School of Management, Munich: Lecturer in International Management, Leadership and Change Management


University of Applied Science, Albstadt-Sigmaringen: Intercultural Management, Business Process Management