Why me?

“Do you know I always thought unicorns were fabulous monsters, too? I never saw one alive before!” “Well, now that we have seen each other” said the unicorn “if you will believe in me, I will believe in you”

(Lewis Carroll, “Alice in Wonderland”)



  • Internal Coach and Trainer in HR Management and Development
  • I have worked in automotive, consumer electronics and in IT for the companies 3M Germany, Philips Electronics (Germany, UK, The Netherlands) and Computacenter Germany.
  • Business Unit HR Manager based in Germany with responsibility for factories in Hungary and Mexico (1400 employees)
  • Vice President HR for a Business division with production and sales facilities in many different countries (5000 employees)
  • HR Director for the UK, Ireland and South Africa (6000 employees)
  • Vice President HR at Corporate HR in Amsterdam responsible for project management and talent management within the HR function.
  • HR Director in Germany (5000 employees spread over 20 locations).