Who we are
Bossert Associates is a team of experienced, passionate, skilled and approachable individuals who have come together to build one of the top leadership and executive coaching firms in Europe. With our wide network of Associates we strive to be at the top of the game. We work incessantly to integrate long honored leadership principles, modern leadership and organizational developments, extensive reseach, and philosophical thought into a consistent and unique leadership approach for our clients.
We support this with the highest standards of coaching, verified by our ICF certification, and with thoughtfully selected training methods and technologies.
Hey, and we really love what we do – you will feel it at every moment in our programs, workshops and coaching sessions.
MEET OUR CORE TEAM
Managing Director, passionate diversity promoter, coaching academy creator
Katja’s professional focus lies on executive team development and personal growth of top executives and talents. Katja helps you and your team to realize your combined strength, to resolve deep lying conflicts and to create a common agenda. She is also a recognized authority for developing female leaders, creating effective and award-winning programs. In her former corporate career, she was Head of Learning & Development for Europe & Middle East.
Dr. Götz Schmidt-Bossert
Managing Director, philosophical thinker, multiple startup founder & innovator
Dr. Götz Schmidt-Bossert focuses on expanding the canon of leadership styles and methods by modern approaches that respect members of your company as free individuals – based on the philosophical inheritance of the enlightenment. He also brings in his deep experience from the fast, highly innovative start-up world and its agile management styles, drawing from his background in physics, philosophy and software innovation.
Hannes S. Chopra
Partner, multi-culture expert, former Russian insurance & bank CEO
Hannes is passionate about helping you and your team to identify barriers, reflect, and turn them into enablers through personal and leadership development. He has an exceptional business background as insurance and bank CEO in Russia and held other senior leadership positions in Europe. Hannes attended the President’s Program at Harvard Business School, is still an active member of YPO, and also teaches at Harbour Space University in Barcelona.
Principal, imagination & implementation booster, media & advertising geek
Principal, growth mindset builder, lawyer, language genius
Through her coaching and training process, Kathleen supports you to take ownership of your thoughts and behaviours, leading to professional growth, increased resilience and autonomy. She combines her interest for positive psychology with sharp analysis in order to help people develop a growth mindset. Kathleen is a former corporate lawyer and currently member of the New York Bar. She speaks 5 languages fluently.
Academy Master Coach, coaching organizations founder, ‘VUCA’ specialist
Dora is passionate about inspiring you in finding your personal vision and way forward in your career and life. Her special coaching areas are leadership, transition & governance, burnout, conflict management and negotiations. Dora held different leadership positions at ICF (International Coach Federation), receiving the ICF President’s Award in 2012, and is initiator and president of the Federation of Hungarian Coach Organizations. She is co-founder of our International ACTP Coaching Academy program.
Academy Master Coach, keen thinker, brain scientist by heart
Yda blends business understanding with personal insight and critical thinking. She develops and runs leadership development programs for high performance teams, sustainable work models, and diverse leadership pipelines.Moreover, Yda brings her know-how on neurobiology to her coaching process, to gain a better understanding how your physical body functions impact your stress resilience. Yda is also one of our ACTP Coaching Academy master coaches.
Coaching Supervisor, coach trainer & mentor coach, system-level well-being advocate
Kriszta’s approach as coach, coach trainer and our coaching supervisor is mainly based on self-reflection and solution focused methods. Being co-founder and co-director of several internationally accredited coach training programs and major organizational culture change programs, Kriszta has strongly contributed to the professional development of coaching in the organizational context. Her articles are regularly published in coaching journals and she is a speaker on international conferences on coaching and leadership development.
Academy Master Coach, kind soul, psychologist and psychological psychotherapist
Heika has more than 25 years of experience as a trainer, therapist, advisor and coach for the free economy as well as for the public administration. She supports you especially through coaching, crisis intervention, supervision and conflict moderation. Furthermore, she runs trainings in personality development and emotional intelligence. Heika has moreover been granted the Focus Top Coach Award in 2016. She is co-founder of our German ACTP Coaching Academy program.
Academy Master Coach, psychologist, change champion
Gernot is an expert in the fields of personal development, coaching and supervision, leadership development and conflict management. He supports you as an individual, your team, as well as your organization in making change processes a success. Gernot started his career as a change consultant, working in advertising later on, before becoming a coach and trainer more than 20 years ago. He is now serving as one of our German ACTP Coaching Academy master coaches.
Operations Manager, organization & multitasking guru, life hacks provider
Alexandra is our Operations Manager, running everything from daily coaching and training operations to our Bossert ACTP Coaching Academy. She is your (almost) omniscient contact for any question, whether it be concerning training organization, coaching scheduling or information on one of our Academy courses. Originally from the UK, Alexandra has lived and worked in various places across the globe so far.
Trainee, finance specialist, calm focus influencer, hands-on detail lover
Alexander cleverly combines his apprenticeship in business administration with the role of a finance specialist at Bossert Associates. He is your contact partner for all invoicing-relevant questions whether it be as a client or a provider. Coming from a family of craft entrepreneurs, Alexander is applying a true Bavarian hands-on approach in finding quick and practical solutions.
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