Christian Böllhoff


CEO | Basel



St. Alban-Vorstadt 24 | 4052 Basel

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Christian Böllhoff studied economics and business administration at the LMU in Munich. This was followed by positions at the Treuhandanstalt, Bosch-Siemens-Hausgeräte and Gemini Consulting. Since 2000, Christian Böllhoff has worked for the Georg von Holtzbrinck publishing group in various management positions, including managing director of the Handelsblatt. In 2003, he was appointed CEO of Prognos AG in Basel. Christian Böllhoff is also a member of the economic committee of the Berlin Chamber of Industry and Commerce and is involved in several supervisory boards.

Böllhoff lives in Berlin and Basel, is married, has two sons and describes himself as a bit old-fashioned, because he still reads three newspapers a day.

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Assistance to the management:

Kathrin Rakowicz
Phone: +49 30 5200 59 264



Christian Böllhoff deals with the following topics:

Foresight & Forecasts

What is conceivable, possible, likely, desirable? Scenarios, forecasts and other foresight methods explore the scope of action.

Society & Welfare Systems

Preserving social cohesion requires reliable strategies for the future. Because people need orientation and a safety net.

Economy & Labour

Economy and labour are in a state of change. This requires both vision and the ability to act flexibly.

About us

Prognos – Providing Orientation.

Prognos is one of the oldest economic research centres in Europe. Founded at the University of Basel, Prognos experts have been conducting research for a wide range of clients from the public and private sectors since 1959 – politically independent, scientifically sound.

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