Frauke Meyer took on the role of Director of Finance and Administration on January 1, 2021. She grew up in Lower Saxony and went to school in Bremerhaven up until her university entry qualifications. She then studied business studies in Marburg (Lahn). She has been connected to the University of Bremen since 1995.
The trained businessperson and financial controller took on the leadership of the Administrative Unit for Finance Controlling when it was established. Additionally, the 51-year-old was the head of the Administrative Department for Third-Party Funding and Personnel Budget at the university since 2014 and prior to her appointment as Director of Finance and Administration, for three years, she was her predecessor’s – Dr. Martin Mehrtens – deputy.