About Meikel

Meikel (M'76) received a B.A. in Service Management (Dienstleistungsmanagement) from the AKAD University, Stuttgart, Germany, and a M.Sc. in Information Systems (Wirtschaftsinformatik) from the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, in 2014 and 2017.

He started his Ph.D. at the TIAS School for Business & Society (University of Tilburg) in January 2018 where he attended one year of preliminary courses. By January 2019 he has moved to the University of Twente where he became an external Ph.D. student of Dr. Marten J. van Sinderen and Dr. Maya Daneva.

Beside his studies Meikel works full-time as an IT consultant with focus on SAP related topics in international project settings for more than 18 years. At the time being, he is with Arvato Systems, a globally acting IT consulting and IT outsourcing service provider located in Germany, and works as a manager and senior IT consultant.


Since 01.2019 Ph.D Candidate Researcher, at the University of Twente, The Netherlands. Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science. Research group Services and CyberSecurity.

12.2017 - 01.2019 Ph.D Candidate Researcher, at he TIAS School for Business & Society, University of Tilburg, The Netherlands.

10.2014 - 09.2017 Information Systems, Master of Science (M.Sc.) (120 ECTS), at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany.

09.2011 - 09.2014 Service Management, Bachelor of Arts (B.A) (90 ECTS), at the AKAD University of Applied Sciences, Stuttgart, Germany.