20354 - Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Michael Becken
Managing Director, BECKEN Invest GmbH, Germany
Prof. Dr. Michael Becken combines an academic education with a first-hand knowledge of law and economics which is highly relevant to the property sector. Having completed a law degree, he initially worked in business, property and employment law before becoming an academic assistant and lecturer at the University of Hamburg. He went on to study real estate economics and was awarded a doctorate in law (Dr.jur.) with an emphasis on banking law.
Prof. Dr. Michael Becken first worked at Becken as an inhouse consultant in the legal department before helping to grow the company’s asset management division. As part of this role he was responsible for property portfolio operations. In 2015, Prof. Dr. Michael Becken was nominated to the Board of Management of Becken Holding. Furthermore, Prof. Dr. Michael Becken was appointed a professorship in real estate management at the Northern Business School in 2017. Since the beginning of 2018, he is responsible for the development and expansion of the investment and funds management department in the newly-built company BECKEN Invest GmbH. On 1 January 2019, Prof. Dr. Michael Becken also joined the management board of Becken Asset Management GmbH beside Jens Hogekamp.