Management and team

IAK Agrar Consulting GmbH is represented by the Managing Director Dieter Künstling and his deputy Dr. Martin Schneider.

For the Domestic Consulting Department, Dr. Martin Schneider assumed responsibility as team leader on June 1st, 2020.The domestic consulting team comprises 8 advisors and 3 administrative employees.

In addition to Dieter Künstling as Managing Director, Katrin Dalitz and Stanimira Penkova as team leaders have been responsible for the International Consulting Department since March 1st, 2020. The team comprises 7 project managers and 2 assistants at the Leipzig location as well as 5 team leaders with respective staff in projects abroad..

The two competence teams work within their respective departments, but also cooperate and complement each other where appropriate. Since qualification and experience of the in-house advisors are a key for high quality and sustainable advisory services, IAK places great value on personnel development and training of young employees.

Interns and trainees are given the chance to gain experience by working hand-in-hand with experienced advisors while concurrently supporting the advisory services in Germany and abroad.

For special advisory services and for international donor funded projects IAK can rely on a great number of experienced freelance experts due to long-standing working relationships.