We are consultants and coaches with many years of professional experience in various industries and international consulting companies.
It has taken us into the wide world in a variety of roles and functions. Leadership experience in different cultures, conceptual thinking, a quick ability to analyze and also to listen to nuances allows us to respond quickly and efficiently to the specific needs of your company.
We all have different characters and a great deal in common:
It motivates us to bring people closer to their goals.
And we do this with great passion and conviction of our consulting approach.
As the founder of CONBEN, he is focusing on management and sales development. He works with board members, managing directors and project managers as well as sales representatives.
His areas of activities lie in industry, fashion, wholesale, IT. These are management issues such as:
Dr. Stack’s background is Dr.-Engineer (RWTH Aachen University). Working more than 12 years in international technical consulting in the fields of environment, energy and IT. Since 1996 he engaged as coach and trainer helping people becoming more effective.
Dr. Wilfried Strack
CONBEN Founder & Associate
Mrs. Susanne Lohrke is a shareholder of CONBEN and belongs to the founding team of the company.
Through her international strategy consulting experience in an American consulting firm as well as in a German, industrial family business, she is equally proficient in a conceptual and pragmatic approach to complex topics.
After leading Asian and European teams in the specialty chemicals, pharmaceuticals and automotive industries, Ms. Lohrke has remained true to her passion for "advancing people and companies to their value-orientation".
She works solution-oriented and with the necessary directness, which sometimes it takes to be humorously challenged. However, there are also situations where pausing is important. Between these two levels, Mrs. Lohrke switches in her coaching for executives and teams.
In addition to her university degree as Diplom-Kauffrau (Controlling & Marketing) at the Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf, she is a scientifically trained coach with psychological background.
Don't expect a red couch, but an open and trustful conversation at equals when working with her.
Dr. Annette Metz, co-founder of CONBEN, has led the CONBEN Representative Office in Shanghai since 2004. From there, she supports management teams of international companies in the field of human resources and organizational development in Asia - above all China, Southeast Asia and India. Both her many years of trading / marketing experience in a European trading company as well as the experience in a Swiss management consultancy are the basis for her consulting activities.
Her passion is, as a global citizen with life, work, study and travel phases in many countries World, to accompany those responsible in organizations, to use and develop their entire leadership and communication potential. In doing so, she creates trusting spaces to discover together, in which the head, the heart and the hand are equally included.
After graduating in business administration (Osnabrück) and with a Master of Arts in European Marketing Management (Brunel University), Annette Metz earned a doctorate in international management from Leuphana University.
Dr. Annette Metz