Co-founder and Managing Partner at Fährmann Unternehmensberatung GmbH, Munich and Cologne, a consultancy company offering services in the areas of sustainability strategy, management and communications as well as values-based leadership. 15 years of experience as Senior Partner in a PR-agency based in Munich and Milan; before that Head of Marketing worldwide in the luxury and lifestyle industry.
Today she is Senior Consultant for sustainability strategy, stakeholder management and values-based leadership. She speaks four languages and has coached and trained leaders and teams in Germany and over a dozen European countries. Furthermore she serves as a Mentor and Coach for StartUps and NGOs in Italy, e.g. Impact Hub, SOS Kinderdörfer. Track record of highly effective projects in a wide range of industries: construction, fashion, finance, IT, luxury, mining, pharma, professional services, tourism.
Elsa has a first degree as a sales professional from the University of Göttingen, an MBA in Sustainability Management from Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany; she is also a certified executive & team coach (cert. ICF USA), a CTT Practitioner (Cultural Transformation Tools, Barrett Values Centre, UK/USA) and an intercultural trainer (ICUnet).