Dr. Richard Epstein
Export & Trade
Richard Epstein is specialized in trade issues (wholesale, retail, import, export, procurement), state export promotion, trade facilitation, international marketing, international management, business growth strategies, market entry strategies, business finance. His doctoral thesis focused on risk management in exporting of SMEs. He has held management positions in ThyssenKrupp and in KarstadtQuelle group before changing into independent entrepreneurship and consulting. Today, he works for GIZ, managing projects in Greece, Croatia and Jordan on export, trade and related economic topics. Besides further entrepreneurship at import/export and trading companies, he is associate Professor at Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg, Germany for Business Administration and Trade.