Dipl. Soz.wiss. Torsten Groth
Research and teaching area "Leadership and Dynamics in Family Businesses"
Phone: +49 2302 926 515
After taking his Abitur in Wesermünde, Torsten Groth studied social sciences at the Carl-von-Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, specialising in organisation and consultancy. He gained initial experience in the non-profit sector while studying. Torsten Groth has been a researcher at the Witten Institute for Family Business (WIFU) since 2002 and specialises in leadership and organisation. Managing director at Management Zentrum Witten (MZW), 2006-2011. Torsten Groth also advises family businesses and business families on leadership and organisational matters.
Main areas of research and consulting
- The longevity of family businesses
- Succession management
- The end of family businesses
- Managing and organising fast-growing family businesses
- Organisation of business families
- Family constitutions/charters