der promovierte Diplom Kaufmann, ...

English translation: person who holds a master's degree and doctorate in business administration

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German term or phrase:promovierter Diplom Kaufmann
English translation:person who holds a master's degree and doctorate in business administration
Entered by: Kim Metzger

11:53 Jan 31, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Education / Pedagogy
German term or phrase: der promovierte Diplom Kaufmann, ...
A new employee is being introduced in an internal company newsletter. His name and new position (kaufmaennischer Geschaeftsfuehrer - commercial manager?) has already been given. Now we have: "Der promovierte Diplom Kaufmann war zuletzt fuer die Schmidt (fictional name of company) Beteiligungs-Holding im private equity-Geschaeft taetig." I know that a promovierte Diplom Kaufmann is a person with a doctorate in business. How should I cast this sentence?
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 14:14
doctorate in business administration
Explanation:
Actually, both his academic degrees are being cited here - you might say s.th. like,
[name], who holds both a masters' degree and a doctorate in business administration...

However - if he did not get his PhD in business administration (and I can't tell from the "promovierter Dipl. Kaufmann"), you may need to rephrase along these lines:
[name], PhD, who also holds a masters' degree in business adminstration...
or
[name], who holds a doctorate in [whatever] and a masters' degree ...

Diplom-Kaufmann m
(Pw) master's degree in business administration

For kaufmänn. Geschäftsführer, you might try s.th. like general manager. See what Schäfer has to offer on Geschäftsführer.

Geschäftsführer m
(com, roughly) (general) manager
– chief executive
– chief operating officer
(ie, i.w.S. Mitglieder e–s Organs, die oberste Leitungsfunktionen wahrnehmen, also die Mitglieder des Vorstands bei der AG ebenso wie die geschäftsführenden Gesellschafter bei OHG und KG; im technischen Sinne bezeichnet der Terminus den od die Geschäftsführer der GmbH; in englischen Texten bleibt er dann häufig unübersetzt: Geschaeftsfuehrer)
(com) store manager

HTH!
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Ulrike Lieder (X)
Local time: 12:14
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Thank you again, Ulrike.
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nadoctorate in business administration
Ulrike Lieder (X)
nathe graduate business man
Elisa Capelão


  

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the graduate business man


Explanation:
or

the degree awarded business man


are my suggestions


    own knowledge
Elisa Capelão
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Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese

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doctorate in business administration


Explanation:
Actually, both his academic degrees are being cited here - you might say s.th. like,
[name], who holds both a masters' degree and a doctorate in business administration...

However - if he did not get his PhD in business administration (and I can't tell from the "promovierter Dipl. Kaufmann"), you may need to rephrase along these lines:
[name], PhD, who also holds a masters' degree in business adminstration...
or
[name], who holds a doctorate in [whatever] and a masters' degree ...

Diplom-Kaufmann m
(Pw) master's degree in business administration

For kaufmänn. Geschäftsführer, you might try s.th. like general manager. See what Schäfer has to offer on Geschäftsführer.

Geschäftsführer m
(com, roughly) (general) manager
– chief executive
– chief operating officer
(ie, i.w.S. Mitglieder e–s Organs, die oberste Leitungsfunktionen wahrnehmen, also die Mitglieder des Vorstands bei der AG ebenso wie die geschäftsführenden Gesellschafter bei OHG und KG; im technischen Sinne bezeichnet der Terminus den od die Geschäftsführer der GmbH; in englischen Texten bleibt er dann häufig unübersetzt: Geschaeftsfuehrer)
(com) store manager

HTH!

Ulrike Lieder (X)
Local time: 12:14
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 12
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Thank you again, Ulrike.
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