How Frankfurt School helps uncover the Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow
Bachelor / 27 November, 2015
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Director Corporate Development
Dr. Matthias Catón is Frankfurt School's Director of Corporate Development. From 2011 to 2019 he was the Programme Director for the School’s Bachelor (BSc) in Business Administration. A political scientist by training, he has held international positions in various organizations, including academia, an intergovernmental organization, and the World Economic Forum. He is the founder and Charter President (2017-18) of Professional Speakers Frankfurt, an Advanced Toastmasters Club for Frankfurt, the Rhine-Main metropolitan region and beyond.

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For the second time, Frankfurt School will be the academic partner of Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow, a business plan competition for high school students organized by the American-German Business Club (AGBC) in Frankfurt.

When the Club approached us last year to see if we could support them, I was immediately convinced. Students from secondary schools in the Rhein-Main region compete alone or in teams. Over the course of five months, they develop a full business plan. Mentors support them, and they attend regular meetings at Frankfurt School, where they learn everything from marketing to setting up a budget plan.

It’s an excellent opportunity for every student who wants to experience how business works and how to develop a vague idea into an actual plan and become an entrepreneur.

The first meeting will take place on 4 December 2015 at our campus. Interested students can sign up at