The European Business Council for Africa



In early 2012 Dr Stefan Liebing took over as Chairman of Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft e.V., the German-African Business Association, a prestigious industry association that is active across Africa with around 600 members from German industry.

In 2014/2015 he also acted as the Chairman of the European Business Council on Africa and the Mediterranean (EBCAM).

In his main profession, Stefan Liebing is the Owner and Director of Conjuncta GmbH, a boutique consultancy and project development company. In addition he is a member of the Advisory Board of several investment and consultancy companies.

Before his current role, Stefan Liebing was a Director of International Gas Business at EnBW Energie Baden-Wuerttemberg AG, one of Germany’s major utilities.

He started his career with Royal Dutch Shell, working in Hamburg and their headquarters in The Hague, filling several management positions there during a period of eight years.

Furthermore Mr Liebing is the Chairman of the Center of International Energy Studies e.V. (CIES) at Heilbronn University, where he also teaches energy management. Flensburg University has appointed him as a senior lecturer on “Doing business in Africa“.

He graduated in Business Administration at Mannheim University and holds a doctoral degree in political science from Duisburg University.