Simon Straßburger graduated in business administration/ management (Dipl.-Kfm.) from HHL – Leipzig Graduate School of Management.
In the course of his studies, he gained international experience in India and the USA. There, he wrote his diploma thesis on a mass customization initiative at the sportswear company Puma AG.
Subsequent to his studies, Simon worked as a strategy consultant, supporting several major companies in industries such as telecommunications, retail and financials.

He is enrolled as a doctoral student in HHL’s Doctoral Program. His research interests are mass customization, innovation and professional services.