Professor Dr. Klaus Schweinsberg
Center for Digital Competitiveness of ESCP Europe.
and Founding Board Member of the European
Chairman of the Centre for Strategy and Higher Leadership

Professor Dr. Klaus Schweinsberg

As personal advisor, he is coaching renowned entrepreneurs and high-ranking top-managers in Asia, Europe and the US. Professor Schweinsberg is lecturing at several university and the German Armed Forces Command and General Staff College Hamburg. In 2009 the World Economic Forum (WEF) appointed him as one of 200 “Young Global Leaders” (YGL).
An eloquent keynote speaker, Klaus Schweinsberg appears regularly on TV and is a sought after commentator in leading media in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He has authored or published various books on “Business Ethics”, “Corporate Governance” and “System Change”.

With his latest book “Stresstest 2020 – Erfolgsfaktor Ungewissheitskompetenz“ (Stress test 2020 – Success factor uncertainty competence), he made a brand new contribution to the challenges of the Corona crisis. His book “Anständig führen” (Attentive Leadership) was published in the 3rd edition.

In his dynamic presentations, Klaus Schweinsberg speaks freely and preferably without the use of slides. He speaks either in German, English, French or Italian.

Klaus Schweinsberg studied economics, social sciences and communication science at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), the University of Siena (Italy) and the University of St. Andrews (Scotland). He is member of the Governance Commission for family-owned businesses and was Editor in Chief and Publisher of the renowned German business magazines, CAPITAL and IMPULSE. Furthermore he is a member of the Royal Over-Seas League as well as member of several supervisory boards and advisory committees.