SZ-Wirtschaftsgipfel Salon

February 18, 2021

We would like to sincerely thank everyone who was virtually present at the SZ Wirtschaftsgipfel Salon presented by Kearney on 18.02.2020.

Thinking climate and economy together?


On February 18, our guests Annalena Baerbock, Federal Chairwoman of BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN, and Carsten Spohr, Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of Lufthansa, joined Martin Eisenhut, CEO of Kearney, to discuss the tensions between climate and business and how to reconcile them.


We thank our guests for an interesting evening!

Moderation

Marc Beise
Marc Beise

Süddeutsche Zeitung

Marc Beise


Süddeutsche Zeitung

Marc Beise, born in Mainz in 1959, has been working for the Süddeutsche Zeitung since 1999, initially as deputy head of the business editorial department. In 2007 he became its head. He manages the department together with Ulrich Schäfer. He learned journalism at the Offenbach-Post, where his last position was head of the politics, economics and news department. He later wrote for the Handelsblatt for four years, most recently as head of the Economic Policy department. He studied law and economics in Frankfurt, Lausanne and Tübingen and received his doctorate on the World Trade Organization. He is the author of five economics books. His most recent publication is "Deutschland digital - Unsere Antwort auf das Silicon Valley" (2016).

Talk guests

Annalena Baerbock
Annalena Baerbock

BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN

Annalena Baerbock


BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN

Annalena Baerbock, born in 1980, has had a steep career with the Greens. She first joined the party in 2005. In 2009, she became state chairwoman in Brandenburg. In 2013, the political scientist entered the Bundestag for the state list there and became climate policy spokeswoman for her parliamentary group. For the past three years, Baerbock has been party leader of Bündnis 90/Grüne - together with Robert Habeck. Will she soon lead the Greens as a candidate for chancellor in the Bundestag elections? It's not out of the question.

Michael Bauchmüller
Martin Eisenhut
Martin Eisenhut

Kearney

Martin Eisenhut


Kearney

Martin Eisenhut, born in 1963, finds Digitalization changes everything and at the same time offers huge opportunities. Nevertheless, it must not be an end in itself and must offer added value. Since the end of 2016, Eisenhut, who holds a doctorate in natural sciences, has been Managing Director at Kearney, responsible for business in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. He looks back on almost 25 years in the consulting business and has held positions at Roland Berger, Oliver Wyman and Deloitte.

Katharina Müller
Carsten Spohr
Carsten Spohr

Lufthansa

Carsten Spohr


Lufthansa

Born in 1966, he has been at the helm of the Lufthansa Group since May 1, 2014. An industrial engineer and Airbus A320 captain, he began his career in management in 1994. Before becoming CEO, he headed the flight business under the Lufthansa brand for three years. Spohr's responsibilities include the development of the low-cost division Eurowings. Getting Lufthansa through the Corona pandemic, in which air traffic temporarily collapsed, is his biggest task to date.

Jens Flottau

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Event information


The SZ-Wirtschaftsgipfel Salon took place virtually on February 18, 2021. We broadcast the talk live from the Panorama Lounge of the Süddeutsche Zeitung in Munich. The last salons have taken place in Munich, Frankfurt am Main and Berlin, among other places.

Program


Live from the Panorama Lounge of the Süddeutsche Zeitung
With a wonderful view over one of the most beautiful cities in southern Germany, the SZ-Panaorama-Lounge is a highlight in eastern Munich.

7.00 pm
Welcome by Marc Beise and Martin Eisenhut.

7.10 pm
Talk on the topic “Thinking climate and economy together?” with Annalena Baerbock and Carsten Spohr, moderated by Marc Beise.

From 8:15 p.m.
Exchange and networking opportunity with other attendees in Wonder virtual space.

Review


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