Michael Heise

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Michael Heise. Associate, Germany

Based in Munich and Frankfurt, Dr Heise is an independent consultant, working as Chief Economist for the multi-family office HQ Trust and as an economic consultant for other companies.

Michael worked for the German Council of Economic Experts, where he became Secretary General in 1998. In 2005 he left the public sector to become Chief Economist for DG Bank, and then in later years for DZ Bank and Dresdner Bank and Allianz. Michael teaches economics at Frankfurt University, and has written books on the eurozone economy and monetary policy. He broadcasts frequently, and has lectured at the European Business School in Oestrich-Winkel and at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt-am-Main. He is an honorary professor at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University.

​Dr Heise received his undergraduate degree and his doctorate from the University of Cologne.