Ecoist, Entrepreneur, doer, lecturer, moderator, researcher, publisher, author and consultant for future-orientated business. Gregor obtained his first degree in industrial engineering and business administration as double major, followed by an M.Sc. in Energy and a doctorate on the theme of future-oriented organisational strategies.
He is the founder and owner of ecoistics.institute | dr. gregor weber, a consultancy and research institute for future-oriented business and of the sustainability initiative ACT-ORANGE…save our planet. He has over 25 years of experience in international business, including managing a subsidiary in Arabia and head of Business Development.
Main focus points: sustainable business development; future-oriented organisational culture and strategy; sustainability & CSR; energy and resource efficiency; management systems, internal audits. Accredited energy efficiency expert and auditor for the German federal government; consultant for the government’s programme Offensive Mittelstand for Germany’s medium sized enterprises; official process advisor for the government’s programme ‘future-orientated organisational culture’. Various distinctions, including: Sustainability Project award of the German government’s Sustainability Council (Nachhaltigkeitsrat); German Industry prize; UNESCO prize Education for Sustainable Development.
Board member of Energiekonzepte Donnersberg AöR; Founding member of Energieregion Rhein-Hardt eV; in the board of non-profit body for economy and environment (Verband für Wirtschaft und Umwelt eV); committee member of the international conference New Trends in Sustainable Business and Consumption; author and publisher of various specialised works and series; official advisor on the Federal Sustainability Code Romania (i.G.) for Romania; co-operation and training partner for the German Sustainability Code (DNK); lecturer at various academies and universities; congress and seminar developer; speaker and moderator; active member in various networks.