“Only through others I truly am …”
Abtenau – Austria / Studied philosophy and literature. Writing along the interfaces between culture, nature and technology. Video producer, systemic coach and storyworker. Living the balancing act between creation and organization development – concentrating on the soft facts. Hungry for exercise. Rock aficionado. “The shortest distance to the other is once around the world.”
Burscheid – Germany / Focused on narrative management and passing on informal knowledge. Works since 1998 with stories to seize knowledge treasures with companies, project-teams and leaving experts. And to reflect them as a means of transport for cultural values and as an engine of change processes.
Hamburg – Germany / Facilitator, StoryWorker, Coach. Studied business economics and psychology. Enthusiastic about creative expressions in word, colour, dance and stories. Aligned wit Walt Disney – ‚If you can dream it, you can do it‘.
Mannheim – Germany / Organizational psychologist, change facilitator and lecturer for systemic consulting with a focus on participatory processes, community building and collaborative moon-shots.
Munich – Germany / Communications- and Change-Consultant, as well as Coach with narrativ-systemic background. Since 2010 he is Professor at the Stuttgart Media University and head of the Institute for applied narration studies (IANA). Loves to write stories or book about storytelling.
Bregenz – Austria / Script writer and director of feature and PR films. Cameraman and cutter. Mountain lover. Looks for diversity in simplicity and for simplicity in diversity.
Vienna – Austria / Business economist and systemic Coach. Accompanying the individual person and organizations experiencing the new and the change, inspires her equally. The creation of something new in paintings. Entire being in Yoga.
Vienna – Austria / Coach. Consultant. SIY Certified Teacher. Focus on mindfulness, personal and leadership development, cultural change. Knows companies from the inside – as manager – and from the outside – as consultant. Driven by the belief that everybody can excel.
Pretoria – South Africa / Chené Swarts international training, coaching and consulting practice applies the re-authoring approach in co-constructing alternative narratives that guide personal and communal agency, new ways of doing and being, and transformed lives. Chené is based in South Africa and works with individuals, businesses, and civil society organisations. Chené is the author of the book: “Re-authoring the World: The Narrative Lens and Practices for organisations, communities and individuals.”
St. Peter in der Au – Austria / Studied computer science. Shaped by his roles as an organisation analyst, CEO and systemic coach. Deeply rooted in corporate culture. Long distance specialist and musician. Always on the lookout for novelties.