“Structure follows strategy.” (Alfred Chandler)


“Culture eats strategy for breakfast.”
(Peter Drucker)

Stefan Ruhdorfer

Consultant, trainer, partner


Consulting and training focuses

  • Executive development programs
  • Consulting in organizational development, change processes and transformation
  • Managing processes for developing corporate strategy and business models
  • Consulting and process accompaniment in program, project and change management
  • Conducting workshops to improve internal and external cooperation
  • Facilitation of workshops, events, meetings
  • Workshops and seminars in leadership, cooperation and team development, project management and agility, presentation and rhetoric, communication, negotiation, conflict management
  • Coaching of executives and employees



German, English


Education and training

  • Three-year training program in mindfulness-centered, somatic- and experiential-psychotherapy (Hakomi Institute of Europe, DE)
  • Two-year training program in hypno-systemic consulting and coaching (Wilob Institut, CH)
  • Licensed practitioner for Reflector Big Five Personality
  • Trained as consultant and trainer by Coverdale Germany
  • Certified Agile Scrum Master (ASM), Agile Product Owner (ASPO), Prince2Practitioner (PR2P)
  • M.Sc. in Strategic Management, Leopold-Franzens-University, Innsbruck
  • B.Sc. in International Management & Economics, Leopold-Franzens-University, Innsbruck
  • Industrial Manager (CCI), Merkle Schweißanlagen GmbH, Munich/Koetz


Professional experience

  • Consultant and coach at Coverdale Germany since 2018
  • Lecturer at the University Weihenstephan-Triesdorf (HWST)
  • 8 years of leadership experience working for international management consultancies and service providers (Assistant to the Executive Board, Project Lead restructuring programs in New Delhi and Singapore, Director IP (Intellectual Property) Benchmarking & Innovation Management, Project Lead/(agile) Coach for transformation and change)
  • 3 years of experience working for a technology and engineering company (Marketing & Sales Manager Central and Eastern Europe)