We have worked successfully for our clients in the healthcare sector for the past 18+ years: Service providers, operators, industrial companies, investors, associations, government. Our experts have a wealth of experience through their previous activities in the healthcare industry.


Our team currently consists of more than 50 employees who work at our two locations in Bayreuth and Munich as well as our management houses. The hierarchies are flat and the atmosphere is friendly at Oberender. We have over 40 professionals from the fields of medicine, nursing, computer science and economics on our team, plus our back office staff.

The multidisciplinary team consists of experts from various disciplines, which enables us to utilize their expertise in our consulting activities and projects and find the best solution for your company.


We currently employ more than
50 people

We have
2 locations
in Germany

Oberender & Partner
was founded in

We have served more than
250 clients

since then

We serve our clients
10 countries

– Founding of Oberender AG,
formerly EconoMedic AG

7 competence teams

focus on strategy, processes and M&A, among other areas

More than
70 network partners
support us

We are represented at
11 hospital sites with
6 management contracts

Executive BOARD


Jochen Baierlein

  • Medical experience in the field of Trauma and Abdominal Surgery
  • Advisory work in the healthcare sector since 2006
  • Former partner at Oberender & Partner, Munich
  • Member of the Executive Board of Oberender AG

Jan Hacker (Dipl-Kfm.)

  • Former member of the Research Group for Social Law and Health Economics, University of Bayreuth
  • Former employee at Rhön-Klinikum AG, Bad Neustadt/Saale
  • Founding partner of Oberender & Partner, Bayreuth
  • Member of the Executive Board of Oberender AG



Prof. Dr. h.c. Herbert Rebscher

  • Former Chairman of the Board of DAK-Gesundheit
  • Professor of Health Economics at the University of Bayreuth
  • 1996–2003 Chairman of Verband der Angestellten-Krankenkassen (VdAK)
  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Oberender AG

Prof. Dr. med. Hartwig Bauer

  • Former General Secretary of the German Society of Surgery, Berlin
  • Former Medical Director of Kreiskliniken Altötting-Burghausen, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Technical University of Munich

WP, Stb Dipl. Kfm. Wolfgang Kunz

  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Oberender AG
  • Freelance Accountant and Auditor (healthcare companies)
  • Freelance Accountant and Auditor (healthcare companies)
  • Since 2011 fellow partner and managing director of an accounting firm (focus on transaction consulting)



Dipl.-Volkswirtin Irmtraut Gürkan

  • Commercial Director of Heidelberg University Hospital
  • Chairwoman of the Advisory Board of Oberender AG

PD Dr. Michael A. Weber

  • President of the Association of Leading Hospital Physicians in Germany

Dipl. Kfm. Hartmut Hain

  • Non Executive Chairman der MARCOL healthcare Germany
  • Professor at Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences – Healthcare Management
  • CEO and board member at various private hospital operators

Dr.-Ing. Hans Jürgen Wildau

  • Vice President Health Services & Electrophysiology, BIOTRONIK SE & Co. KG
  • Until 2015 board member of Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biomedizinische Technik

PD Dr. Michael A. Weber

  • President of the Verband der leitenden Krankenhausärzte Deutschlands e.V.


    Our multidisciplinary team can address many healthcare-related issues. We also have access to a large network of experts to master every challenge for our clients. Oberender has put together an internal network that has established itself in the past two decades as one of the leading national and interdisciplinary competence networks in the healthcare market. Within this framework we offer our clients a variety of professional skills performed by experts including former and current executives at service providers and operators, medical professionals, policy makers, lawyers, accountants, tax advisers and even building designers, architects and IT experts.


    For many years, Oberender AG has been engaged in social projects, with a special focus on select organizations. Every year during the Christmas season we make a sizable donation to a non-profit institution.

    As a company that works in close cooperation with universities, particularly the University of Bayreuth, we especially care about education. This is the reason Oberender AG has also made financial contributions to the university library in the past.

    • Weißer Ring e.V.
    • Hospizverein Bayreuth
    • Palliative care unit at Klinikum Bayreuth
    • Research Group for Social Law and Health Economics, University of Bayreuth

    Alumni - Join the Network

    It is our goal to remain in contact with our alumni even after their time at Oberender AG. Oberender AG’s alumni network now has over 100 members and is organized as part of a XING group. We also keep all interested parties up to date via our Facebook page. The aim is to keep in touch, exchange ideas on a regular basis and build an extensive network.
    We look forward to seeing alumni again soon and sharing more interesting experiences with each other.