• Born on July 18, 1946 in Tirol
  • Humanistisches Gymnasium Jesuitenkolleg Kalksburg (Vienna)
  • Studied Business Administration at the Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München – specializing in Organizational Theory and Human Resources Management
  • Head of e.g. training, HR (Bayer Group)
  • Head of Zentrales Bildungswesen (Allianz AG)
  • Head of Executive Events Department (Allianz SE)
  • Lecturer for e.g. DIHT, Daimler-Benz, IBM, Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels
  • Multiple years of training upper level civil servants of the Bayerisches Ministerium für Finanzen, who were responsible for training other employees in customer service
  • Guest lecturer at the Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München (Prof. Lutz von Rosenstiel, Prof. Picot), TU Berlin (Prof. Gebert), Hochschule St. Gallen (Prof. Winter), at the Evangelische Akademie in Tutzing and the Universitätsseminar der Wirtschaft (USW) Schloss Gracht, Henley Business School
  • Since 2013 self-employed as consultant for leadership development, presentation excellence, and executive events

Qualifications and trainings

  • Executive development trainer (Wolfgang Jeserich)
  • Insurance and finance expert (ongoing)
  • Systemic organizational development (ask, Zurich)
  • The Learning Organisation MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Peter Senge, USA)
  • Human Resource Executive Program(Dave Ulrich, USA)
  • Professional Certificate in Coaching ( PCIC) / Foundation in Coaching: Henley Business School at University of Reading GB from Nov. 2017-Sep. 2018, Certified

... in the methods of large group intervention and moderation:

  • Moderation methods (KS Klebert Schrader)
  • Open Space (Harrison Owen, USA)
  • Appreciative Inquiry (David L. Cooperrider / Diana Whitney, USA)
  • Real Time Strategic Change (Robert W. Jacobs, USA)
  • Future Search (Marvin Weisbord / Sandra Janoff, Schweden)
  • World Café (autodidactic)

... in the methods of humanistic psychology
    (e.g. Wolf Büntig, ZIST, Hunter Beaumont, Ph.D.):

  • Psychodrama
  • Gestalt therapy
  • TZI
  • Transactional analysis
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Systemic family therapy

Honorary activities

  • Chairman of the Arbeitskreis Assessment-Center
  • Deputy chairman of the Münchner Bildungsforum
  • Member of the Program advisory board of the USW (Universitätsseminar der Wirtschaft)
  • Member of the Working Group on Learning and Development of the IHK München & Oberbayern
  • Coach for startsocial e.V.* as a senior expert of Allianz SE


  • I received the silver medal of honor from the IHK München & Oberbayern for my longstanding merits for the Upper Bavarian economy.
  • At the eleventh startsocial* competition in June 2015, my coaching project was awarded by the German chancellor Angela Merkel.

* startsocial is supported by: Allianz, Deutsche Bank, Atos, Kabel Deutschland, ProSiebenSat.1 Media, McKinsey & Company