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Dr Klemens Joos

Founder and Managing Director (CEO)

 

Dr Klemens Joos studied business administration at Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany, and, already in 1998, obtained his doctorate on “Representing the Interests of German Companies vis-à-vis the Institutions of the European Union” at the university’s Faculty of Business Administration. After working as a personal assistant to a Member of the European Parliament, he founded EUTOP International GmbH in 1990.

Since then, EUTOP has concentrated on the structural and sustainable support of the work of the interest representations of private companies, associations and organisations at the institutions of the European Union and selected member states. EUTOP International GmbH in Munich has subsidiaries in Brussels, Frankfurt, Berlin, Vienna, Budapest and Prague, further offices in Paris, Rome and London, as well as, sales representations in Beijing, Tokyo and New York. EUTOP is a provider of Process-oriented Structural Governmental Relations (PSGR®). Dr Klemens Joos heads the EUTOP Group as managing partner. His doctorate was followed by further publications on lobbying, which are available in German, English and Japanese. Furthermore, since 2013, Dr Klemens Joos has been visiting lecturer at the Faculty of Business Administration at the LMU Munich for the field of "Convincing Political Stakeholders.

Dr Joos steers the activities of the entire group from the head office in Munich. In addition, developing the locations in London, Paris and Rome is part of his direct remit.

Konrad Kreuzer

Managing Director of EUTOP Vienna GmbH
Managing Director of EUTOP Budapest Kft.
Managing Director of EUTOP Prague s.r.o.

Konrad Kreuzer studied law and business administration at Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich. After passing the 2nd state examination in law in 1997, he worked at the Bavarian Ministry of the Interior. From 1986, he was Head of the Public Law department and later Director of the Law and Property department at Bayernwerk AG. He was appointed Director of EuroBayernwerk in 1993, where he was responsible for international business development. From 1997, he was CEO of E.ON Hungaria in Budapest, and from 2002 and 2008 he additionally held the same position at the Slovakian companies Zapadoslovenska energetika and E.ON Slovensko respectively. He left these posts at the end of 2013. Konrad Kreuzer has been Managing Director of EUTOP Vienna GmbH since October 2015, and Managing Director of EUTOP Budapest Kft. and of EUTOP Prague s.r.o. since February 2016.

 

Corey Xu

Managing Director EUTOP Shanghai

Corey Xu studied Mechanical Engineering in Shanghai and graduated with a Master’s degree in 1988. He also holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

He started his professional career as a project manager at a leading Chinese energy supplier. From 1991 until recently, he worked in the banking and finance industry, among others, as head of CIB Southern China at Calyon, managing director and senior banker at Credit Agricole and most recently as head of CIB China at Westpac Banking Corporation. From 2003-2005 he was member of the Advisory Board of the College of Business at the University of Hawaii.

Since 2017 Corey Xu has been Managing Director and head of office at  EUTOP Shanghai. Furthermore, he is responsible for the sales representation in Beijing.