Prof. Dr. Fritz B. Simon

WIFU Founding Professor


Alfred-Herrhausen-Str. 48
58448 Witten
Phone: +49 2302 926 78669

Prof. Dr. Fritz B. Simon is a founding professor at WIFU and held the chair for leadership and organisation (together with Rudolf Wimmer) until 2004. For years he has been researching the interrelationships between communication patterns in social systems such as families or companies and mental and physical health. He is also (co-)founder and managing partner of Carl-Auer Verlag and the consulting firm Simon, Weber & Friends. GmbH. His practical specialty is counseling and intervention in conflicts. He studied medicine and sociology. Now he is a psychiatrist, psychoanalyst and family therapist. He habilitated in psychosomatics at the University of Heidelberg. His research focus is the study of organisational and disorganisational processes.

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