Professional Background

  • Independent Coach, Trainer and Consultant with focus on Mindful Leadership, Mindfulness@work, Global Leadership and Cross-Cultural Competence
  • Board Member of the Institute for Mindfulness, Zell, CH
  • Trainer of MBCT and 8-Week Mindfulness Courses in Berlin
  • Currently completing a DPhil in Evidence-Based Health Care, University of Oxford, UK. Research topic: „Mindfulness-based interventions at the workplace: what works why, under what circumstances, and in what respects?“
  • MSt in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), University of Oxford, UK (with Mark Williams, John Peacock, Christina Feldman, Akincano M. Weber, Thorsten Barnhofer and Chris Cullen)
  • 5 years Senior Consultant in Leadership for a consulting firm
  • Integral Coach/Business Coach (ICF/ACSTH), Coaching Center Berlin, D
  • Intercultural Trainer/Coach, artop, Berlin, D
  • M.A. in Art History, Literature and Culture Studies, Hamburg, Pittsburgh (USA) and Berlin
  • Scholar of theĀ German Academic Scholarship Foundation
  • Lived and worked in USA, Israel and Vietnam
  • Vipassana Practitioner
  • Languages: English and German