Dr. Ulrich Wandschneider was appointed CEO of the Asklepios Group in November 2011. After completing his Business Administration studies in Hamburg and Zurich he received a doctoral degree. From 1987 until 2004 he worked for the consulting firms Arthur Andersen and Deloitte Consulting. As an international partner he was responsible for Europe in the field of "Lifescience & Healthcare". Since November 2004 he has been Chairman of the Board of MediClin AG. In June 2006 he became vice president of the Federal Association of German private clinics.