Society at large is driving change at an unprecedented scale and speed - as consumers, employees, investors, activists and regulators. This requires companies to adopt a new definition for value creation, balancing financial performance and measurable impact. While executive boards are tempted to formulate bold ambitions, there is still a large knowledge and action gap with regard to ESG issues.
We help companies close those gaps by mastering two transformations in one: incorporate ESG issues into their strategy, while accelerating their leap into a digital, data-driven future. As most companies are creating value through consumption, they have to consider profound changes across their value chain. We act as a pragmatic transformation partner for our clients and offer tailored support from board level to data-driven execution.
Experience is valuable. But only when accelerated with new ideas does it become your greatest asset. That's why we team up, combining entrepreneurial drive and curiosity with leadership experience across generations. We are ambitious tech entrepreneurs. And we are experienced C-level leaders. We are great minds that don't think alike. And this empowers us to help you close your action gap.
We work with exceptional individuals that have a strong passion for purpose and a long list of outstanding accomplishments in academia, the entrepreneurial world and beyond. Our talent pool spans from unique data scientists and AI developers, to ESG domain experts and experienced strategy consultants.Their common ground? Creating the new now.
When putting together a team, everybody wants the best people for the job. But sometimes, they don't all work at the same firm. That's why we offer our support in the context of an open ecosystem of experts and technology ventures in the space of sustainability and ESG. We curate the best team to solve your challenges based on your needs. Some of our premier partners.
Managing Director & Strategy Leader
Johanna Hettinger is an experienced strategy consultant with a passion for tech and entrepreneurship. At Bain & Company, she helped large consumer goods clients drive transformative impact through Big Data and AI as well as the digitalization of sales channels. Johanna has also mentored young impact founders and tested venture ideas in elderly care.
Non-Executive Partner & Technology Leader
Daniel Dippold is a young entrepreneur who has founded three successful companies in AI and EdTech (EWOR). He also co-founded the world's biggest impact-driven entrepreneurship community represented in over 30 countries globally. Daniel graduated from Cambridge, St. Gallen and HKUST with honors.
Data Science Expert
Miranda Zachopoulou is a data science and machine learning expert with a passion for classical music. She has graduated with distinction in Mathematics and Business Analytics from Imperial College London and was awarded the Mathematical Statistics Project Prize for her Bachelors dissertation. She is a passionate cello player and has received numerous music scholarships.
Executive Chairman & Operations Leader
Otmar Debald is an experienced board professional, advisory board member in several consumer goods companies and advisor to technology startups. He spent over 30 years at Procter & Gamble, leading the Finance and Supply Chain departments as CFO & COO. He also oversaw several mergers and acquisitions including the integration of Gillette.
Managing Director & Executive Partner
Sean Gallagher has 30 years of experience in the technology industry across EMEA. He has held senior executive roles in Sales and General Management at Hewlett Packard, Xerox and Cisco Systems. He now advises several technology startups and coaches the sales organizations of some of the top technology companies in the world.
Non-Executive Partner & Marketing Leader
Jan Huckfeldt passionately supports Cleantech companies to develop net positive solutions - for example as FCA (Future Cleantech Architects) panelist or advisor to Climeworks. He also holds a PhD in Polymer Chemistry and gives guest lectures at Cambridge and ESCP. He has previously held senior executive roles at Motorola, Lenovo, HP and P&G.
Non-Executive Partner & Leadership expert
Stefan Homeister has been on the board and held senior executive marketing, sales and GM roles at firms such as Procter & Gamble, T-Mobile and SAB Miller. He later followed his personal passion for leadership and founded a fast-growing consulting and learning community, helping 100+ companies and countless individuals to improve their leadership and strategy effectiveness.
Non-Executive Partner & Impact expert
Xavier Sarras is a founding partner at the Impact VC fund 4P Capital. In this context, he acts as a board member and advisor to highly scalable, purposeful startups to drive positive social and environmental impact. He is an expert in customer experiences with close to 30 years of experience in scaling digitally driven marketing agencies.
Deep Learning Leader
Emanuel Jöbstl is an entrepreneur and experienced software engineer who is especially skilled in Parallel Computing and Machine Learning. He has co-founded several successful tech companies such as Authory and Optonaut, where he was responsible for building the core technologies using AI and computer vision. He holds a Masters degree in Computer Science with a focus on Cognitive Systems and Signal Processing from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and was a researcher at the world-renowned Carnegie Mellon University.
We develop transformational and holistic environmental, social and governance strategies for companies that enable sustainable economic growth. It begins with working at board level to inform, advise and build cross-functional alignment.
We work together with the best team of eco-system partners to provide focused expertise injections on relevant ESG capabilities such as compliance, governance, impact measurement, risk management, communication, data and reporting.
We build custom technology solutions using the most leading-edge data science to create transparency and enable more sustainable decisions across the value and supply chain.