Podcasts

#07_Thomas Hungerland, Senior VP South East Asia, Taiwan, HK, Daimler Financial Services, Singapore

Thomas Hungerland is Senior Vice-President at Daimler Financial Services. Currently he lives with his family in Singapore and is responsible for the region South East Asia, as well as Hong Kong and Taiwan. He began his professional career at Daimler a few decades ago in Germany and later worked as a leader in UK and […]

#06_Raphael Robelin, Chief Investment Officer, BlueBay Asset Management, London, UK

Raphael Robelin is Chief Investment Officer of the London based Blue Bay Asset management, acquired some years ago by the Royal Bank of Canada. He describes this function as the “engine room”. We talk about the Brexit and the uncertainty it brings for all. He also still remembers vividly the challenges of the global financial […]

#05_Ishan Talathi, CEO, LeapSwitch Networks, Pune, India

Ishan Talathi is a young entrepreneur, founder and CEO of LeapSwitch Networks. He tells us how he started more than 10 years ago, driven by his early motivation as a young student to be independent financially and to found his own company. He remembers his experiences while he had to grow into an entirely new […]

#04_Dr Eliat Aram, CEO, The Tavistock Institute of Human Relations, London, UK

Dr. Eliat Aram is the CEO of the famous Tavistock Institute of Human Relations in London. In this interview, she opens the doors to the backstage of this organization and shares information about the history of the Tavistock Institute, its culture and the way it is operating today. 
She also provides insights into her 10 […]

#03_Leadership Backstage_ Markus Schwarzenböck, Executive Vice President HR, Siemens

Markus Schwarzenboeck is Executive Vice President Global HR Business Partner for Siemens (incl. HR BP for the Division Power&Gas). He tells in a very touching way about his experience as a leader: what motivates him, what challenges him and how his leadership understanding and style have evolved over the years. Markus describes organizations as very […]

#02_Leadership Backstage_Dr. Werner Kerschbaum, General Secretary Austrian Red Cross

Dr. Werner Kerschbaum is General Secretary of the Red Cross Austria. He is responsible for over five hundred employees in the holding and represents an organization with more than eight thousand employees and 75000 volunteers in Austria only. True to the motto “feedback is the breakfast of champions” he is convinced that a good leader […]

#01_Leadership Backstage_Marcus Schaper, CIO of Innogy

Meet Marcus Schaper, Chief Information Officer of Innogy, a German energy company. In the middle of the “E-on deal”, a very crucial time for the company, we talk about his leadership responsibility during times of uncertainty and strong emotions. He also remembers the shock he experienced when facing the differences in company cultures he got […]

#00_Intro Leadership Backstage with Drissia Schroeder-Hohenwarth