Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik

Christoph Lattemann

While pursuing his doctorate degree, Prof. Dr. Christoph Lattemann took on a management position at the German Stock Exchange AG in Frankfurt on the Main. He worked there from 1997 to 2001. He continued on to work as a research assistant to Prof. Dr. Weinhardt at the chair for information business economics at the Technical University of Karlsruhe. In 2002, he was appointed a junior professor at the University of Potsdam. From 2005 until its bankruptcy, Mr. Lattemann was a W3 substitute professor for e-business at the private Multimedia Campus Kiel at the University of Kiel.

Since 2007, Mr. Lattemann is a teacher at the HPI D-School in Potsdam. In 2008, he received a scholarship from the Alexander von Humboldt foundation as a visiting scholar at the Kennedy School of Governance at Harvard University. Here, he conducted research on the globalization of China as part of a TransCoop project.

In his academic research, Mr. Lattemann focuses on effective business management (corporate governance) as well as business processes for stakeholders from the perspective of information systems and business economics. From the innovation potentials of new technologies like the web 2.0, he develops theoretically substantiated and empirically analyzed design approaches and prototypes from which strategic options for companies in the service industry can be derived.

Mr. Lattemann has written over 120 publications and 6 books in his fields of research. In the summer, he likes to go kite-surfing.