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Benefit from a strong international network of current participants and more than 150 alumni of the Executive MBA program. Get in contact with founders, innovation managers, and entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds and industries.

The network you establish with fellow students, professors, lecturers, and coaches throughout your studies are connections that remain for many years after the program and may even evolve into relationships you can rely on for the rest of your life.

Upon successfully completing the Executive MBA in Innovation and Business Creation you will become a member of the active Executive MBA Alumni Network, as well as of the Alumni Association of Technical University of Munich.

EXECUTIVE MBA Alumni Network

Since the program start in 2008, graduates of the Executive MBA in Innovation and Business Creation have formed a strong entrepreneurial network. The goal is to promote knowledge transfer among each other, to launch joint projects, and to benefit from mutual support in questions and challenges of the post-graduate career.

Students and alumni of the Executive MBA have created more than 50 companies and work in leading management positions across various industry segments.

In November 2015, the first "Alumni International Trip" led a group of alumni and students to the "Startup Nation" Israel.

For detailed insights and information about the trip to Israel, please find an article by Prof. Hana Milanov, Academic Director of the Executive MBA program, here.

Video postcard from Israel for alumni from alumni (by our alumna Anja Failer)

TUM alumni network

TUM Alumni Worldwide



50,000 alumni of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and beyond profit from numerous offerings of the TUM network after graduation.

You can find TUM alumni groups in many countries in Europe, Africa, Asia, America, and Oceania.

This first-class academic network provides you with access to the latest scientific knowledge and to the most exciting developments in your specific field after graduation.

ALUMNI Startups (Selection)


Mr Beam provides affordable laser cutters and engraving techniques. In 2016, Mr Beam achieved the second most funded German crowdfunding campaign of all time on the platform Kickstarter.

Sven Rens is CFO of Mr Beam Lasers and Executive MBA Alumnus since 2015


innosabi, located in munich and named Best German ITC startup in 2011, creates software solutions for Innovation Management, Crowdsourcing and Open Innovation.

Catharina van Delden, Founder & CEO of innosabi, graduated from the Executive MBA in 2010.


tiramizoo offers same-day return services and has partnered with Zalando, Saturn, Daimler, and many more.

Philipp Walz, co-founder and Head of Marketing & Sales at tiramizoo, graduated with an Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation in 2010.


UnserParkplatz, winner of the "DeutscherIdeenPreis 2016", offers a platform for renting parking spaces, aiming to solve the parking problems in large cities.

Denise Schuster, founder and CEO of the company, graduated from the Executive MBA in 2013.


Vitafy is an e-commerce platform that enables customers to browse in the areas of of fitness, weight loss, healthy eating, and health & beauty. Investors include ProSiebenSat.1 Media.

Georg Bader, CEO and co-founder of Vitafy, graduated from the Executive MBA in 2014.


i love leo is a Munich-based chain of frozen yogurt shops that runs several shops in Germany and Switzerland.

Johannes Hoyos, founder and CEO of i love leo, graduated from the Executive MBA in 2016.


CAALA's software for ecobalance and life-cycle cost analysis in the planning of buildings has convinced the jury and the public at the 2016 StartGreen Award

Sebastian Dominguez, co-founder of CAALA, graduated with an Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation in 2016.


kontextR created a tool to generate traffic as a service on company as well as publishing websites.

Christian Eberl, founder and CEO of kontextR has finished the Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation in 2012


Maki Sports Travel provides sports adventures around the world.

The founders Anja Failer and Irina Brüningk are MBA classmates who graduated in 2015.

ALUMNI Perspective

Photo Daniel Burns