Prof. Dr. Gerrit Heinemann

ATF Speaker, Director of the eWeb Research Center and Professor for Retail and Trade at Niederrhein University for Applied Sciences in Mönchengladbach

Gerrit Heinemann, born 1960 in Osnabrück, is Director of the eWeb Research Center and Professor for Retail and Trade at Niederrhein University for Applied Sciences in Mönchengladbach, Germany. Prior to this, he occupied for more than 20 years different top management positions in the retail sector (Douglas Holding, Kaufhof/Metro Group, Kettner Group) and was working as a top management consultant (Droege International), specialized in retailing for international clients. He is a frequent lecturer at international conferences and author of numerous articles in professional press and academic publications. He works as a senior advisor for retail companies and is author of several science books on trade, multi-channel retailing eCommerce. His book “New Online Retailing” was also published in China, edited from the Tsinghua University Press and will come next in 10th ed. to market.