We are a team of passionate entrepreneurs and professionals that strive to create a more inspired working world. We put our expertise which lies at the intersection of business, people and technology in the service of clients and their digital transformation projects. Our advisory board members support us with their long-standing experience and industry knowhow.
Daniela Landherr, Programs Manager EMEA, Google
Daniela has worked in several roles for Google. In her current position she is responsible for employer branding and attracting top technical talent. Daniela is leading training sessions and onboarding Google employees from 75 nationalities and cultures, introducing them to Google’s corporate culture, coaching and mentoring them across the globe.
Carsten Sudhoff, Global Council Agenda Lead, World Economic Forum
Carsten Sudhoff currently serves as the World Economic Forum Lead of the Global Agenda Council on “New Models of Leadership.” He is also chairman of the International HR Community of Switzerland and the former Chief Human Resources Officer at WEF. Prior to the World Economic Forum he worked for over a decade in the private sector (Automotive, Financial Services and Non-For-Profit).
Victoria Doebbel, International Consultant and Executive Coach
Victoria Doebbel is a Harvard-trained independent international consultant, facilitator, public speaker, trainer, individual and executive team coach based in Switzerland and France. She has over 20 years of experience and worked extensively for Nexum, Arthur D. Little and Intercultural Management Associates.
Dominik Grolimund, Serial Entrepreneur, Computer Scientist
Co-founder and CEO at Silp, a social recruiting company, which reached millions of users soon after launch. Previously founded Wuala, acquired by LaCie in 2009 (acquired by Seagate in 2012). Before that founded Caleido and studied computer science at ETH Zurich.
Esther-Mirjam de Boer, Management Consulting
Esther-Mirjam de Boer founded UR Management GmbH in 2002 and has since worked for Migros, Nespresso and UBS. She currently serves as the President of Verband Frauenunternehmen, is involved in the fashion business Ida Gut AG and sits on the board of directors of the Merz Group. She also frequently lectures at Swiss educational institutions and coaches aspiring entrepreneurs.
Christoph Küffer, HR Consulting
Christoph Küffer is the founder of peopleWORKS, an HR consultancy firm specialized in the build-up and further enhancement of the HR function. He has worked for almost 20 years in the HR sector in various positions, organizations and different international locations. With his broad experience, he is supporting management teams in fast growing or changing organizations. In 2012 he initiated the BetterBoss book series: a collection of recipes for more appreciation and enjoyment at work. In 2014 he co-authored the second volume, “Inspired at Work” together with Inspire 925 founder and CEO Sunnie J. Groeneveld.
Prof. Willibald Ruch, Faculty of Psychology, University of Zurich
Professor Willibald Ruch chairs the subject area of personality and assessment at the University of Zürich, Switzerland. He has authored over 200 journal articles and book chapters, co-edited, and co-written five books and taught courses on personality, assessment, positive psychology etc. at different universities. Currently he is working on the assessment of positive psychology traits (e.g., character strengths and virtues; orientations to happiness, cheerfulness, humor) in adults and children/adolescents and how these support the good life. In 2014 he founded the Swiss Positive Psychology Association (SWIPPA).
Sunnie Groeneveld is a Managing Partner. Past mandates include leading digitalswitzerland, the country’s largest public-private cross-industry initiative on digital transformation. She is also a board member of the engineering company HHM, the media company galledia group and the IT firm emineo. She has a degree in economics from Yale University. Get in touch
Vincent Lyle Tölle is a Managing Partner. Past mandates include working with ETH Zurich to build up the ETH Spin-off community, delivering an Innovation Day for ABB and dpd Switzerland as well as implementing digital solutions for pwc, Leonteq and Takeda. He is also a licensed fitness instructor and a rethoric coach and holds a degree in psychology from University of Zurich. Get in touch