Tom Herzberg

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Tom Herzberg

Research Fellow, Unit Professional Development and Competence Management

Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW
Neumarkt 9-19
04109 Leipzig

Phone +49 341 231039-268

Fax +49 341 231039-9268

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategic competence management, especially staff and management development
  • Digitization of innovation-promoting processes
  • Project Management
  • Qualitative social research



Tom Herzberg began working as a research fellow in the Professional Development and Competence Management Unit at Fraunhofer IMW in April 2020. He also works at the Chair of Innovation Management and Economics at the Faculty of Economics at Leipzig University. The graduate economist and sociologist completed his master's degree in International Area Studies at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg. His main focus was on interdisciplinary work in the socio-economic field, focusing on modern flexibilization measures, a sustainable staff policy and macro-social trends in climate protection. In his work as a project and staff manager he already gained professional experience.