Heiko is passionate about transforming the culture of an organization in order to empower the team to develop their own strategy and achieve sustainable success. He looks back at 20 years of international experience, first in strategy consulting, then in different leadership roles in the consumer durables industry, and most recently in transformation towards sustainability, including engagements as a trained “B Leader” facilitating the B Corp certification of organizations.
Heiko’s functional expertise is in organizational and people development, which he demonstrated by leading the successful transformation of a family-run to a professionally managed organization. He also has broad hands-on experience in strategy development and implementation, as well as in operational improvement processes.
Heiko holds a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering & Business from Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, and an MBA from INSEAD, France & Singapore.
True long-term thinking requires us to look at how our decisions and actions affect individuals, organizations, communities, and the environment. Only then can we achieve sustainable success – benefiting our own organization as well as the systems we are part of.