Sunnie Jaye 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
Debora Mittner is a Digital Communications Manager. Previously, she was a researcher at University of Zurich and the Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), where she focussed on smart phone based research in the area of life domain balance and healthcare. In 2016 she organized the Swiss Employer Award ceremony. She has a degree in psychology at the University of Zurich. Get in touch
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.
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.
Mike Fuhrmann, Chief Marketing & Customer Officer, Generali
Mike has more than 15 years expertise in Marketing, Branding and Digital Transformation – mainly in the health and financial services industry. Furthermore, Mike is a multiple-award winning screenwriter and fiction producer whose films put a light of social imbalance and minorities. At Generali, Mike is responsible for the brand identity and the digital transformation of Generali Switzerland.
Dominik Grolimund, Serial Entrepreneur, Computer Scientist
He is the founder of Refind, which reached millions of users soon after launch. Previously he founded Silp, Wuala, acquired by LaCie in 2009 (acquired by Seagate in 2012). Before that he founded Caleido and studied computer science at ETH Zurich.
Esther-Mirjam de Boer, Board Search
Esther-Mirjam de Boer is the co-owner and CEO of GetDiversity ltd. a consulting boutique for non-executive board search. As an entrepreneur, she is invested in several companies and holds non-executive board mandates in four companies. She serves as president of the association of female entrepreneurs in Switzerland and as board member of the association geschäftsfrau.ch which engages women in mergers and acquisitions. As a columnist for “Handelszeitung” she reflects politics and economics in Switzerland from an outspoken, progressively liberal and female perspective. She is a lecturer, public speaker and facilitator around diversity and leadership on a strategic level.
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 Managing Partner 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).