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Udo Braendle

Associate Dean – School of Business Administration, Chair of the Department of General Business and Management and Professor of Management

School of Business Administration


Ph.D. in International Business Administration, University of Vienna
LL.M. (Com.) in Commercial Law, University of Saarbrücken
M.B.A. in International Business Administration, University of Vienna

Dr. Udo Braendle joined the School of Business Administration at AUD in 2012 having worked in practice and for universities for more than ten years. Dr. Braendle has worked for a management consultancy focusing on the energy sector and in the Austrian banking sector in the area of corporate governance and compliance. Since 2011, he has been a licensed management consultant.

Prior to teaching at AUD, he taught in Saudi Arabia, UK and in Austria. As an external professor, he taught Corporate Governance courses at the University of Vienna and the University of Nuremberg several times.

His research mainly focuses on corporate governance, regulation and the social and environmental behavior of firms (CSR). In addition, he has published widely on these issues in leading journals, such as the Social Responsibility Journal, Journal of Management and Governance, and the Business Strategy Review.