Prof. Dr. Dubravko Radić has held the Chair of Service Management at the University of Leipzig since 2009. Following his studies at the Universities of Bonn and Frankfurt, he gained a doctorate at the Chair of Statistics and Econometrics at the University of Frankfurt. He received the Gerhard Fürst Award from the German Federal Statistical Office for his thesis on the innovation activities of German companies. After periods of research at the Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Davis, and Harvard Business School, he habilitated at the University of Wuppertal in 2009 with a thesis on service pricing. His main areas of research cover the applications of empirical methods to business-management questions, the problems of service management, and service pricing. His work has been published in prestigious magazines. He is board member of the Eastern Europe Institute in Dresden and advises companies on questions related to pricing as a consultant.