Guido Herrmann

VP & Managing Director, Wiley

Dr. Guido F. Herrmann has been Managing Director of Germany and Vice President at John Wiley & Sons, Inc. since April 2017. Dr. Herrmann is responsible for business operations in Germany and leads a substantial portion of Wiley’s global journal portfolio, with primary responsibility for titles in the physical and medical sciences. He joined Wiley from Georg Thieme Verlag, where he has worked for 20 years as Managing Director. Dr. Herrmann serves as Chair of the STM Copyright Enforcement Task Force and sits on the Supervisory Board of VG Wort, the German reproduction rights organization. He is a past member of the Supervisory Board of FIZ Karlsruhe, where he also chaired the Scientific Advisory Board for many years. Dr. Herrmann presents frequently at international conferences and has published as first author research in (among others) Angewandte Chemie, Tetrahedron Letters, Journal of Organic Chemistry, Helvetica Chimica Acta and Zeitschrift für Urheber- und Medienrecht. Dr. Herrmann has undergraduate degrees in Chemical Engineering and in Chemistry from the Universities of Aachen and Düsseldorf, respectively. He carried out his graduate research in bio-organic chemistry at the Scripps Institute in California and did his postdoctoral studies at ETH Zurich. He holds an MBA from the University of Warwick, UK.