Christopher Garrelfs M.Sc.

Research Assistant and PhD Student

Westring 425, R. 214
Phone: +49 431 880-4793
Telefax: +49 431 880-1166

Research projects
Audio-PSS: Entwicklung von Produkt-Service-Systemen in der Tele-Audiologie

Digitale Transformation von Energieversorgungsunternehmen:

Die Rolle der Mitarbeiter im Wandel


Christopher René Garrelfs (M.Sc.) studied business administration at the Christian-Albrechts-University in Kiel and at the University of Southern Denmark with a focus on innovation and project management. During his Master's thesis, he dealt with the connection of customer and technology requirements to product service systems in the case of audiology. During this time, he worked as a research assistant in the project Audio PSS.


Since July 2018, Christopher René Garrelfs is working as a research associate and PhD student at the Chair of Technology Management in the research area of Service Innovation, Open Innovation and Cross-Industry Innovation. Above all, he focuses on the organizational challenges of digital business model innovations and the difficulties of customer integration for radical innovation projects.