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OUR APPROACH

Improving the performance of an organisation often seems like a daunting task. There are hundreds of issues, new trends, innovations and disruptions. We help organisations (Companies, Public Sector Institutions, ….) in multiple ways. Our ultimate goal is to create sustainable value:

1. We identify the global issues, that affect the performance of organisations, and talk about it in a language that people understand

2. We translate the issues into what matters for business and raise awareness about risks and opportunities

3. We help to structure the right approaches to build new capabilities

4. We deliver change and sustainable value, through hands-on and collaborative work

CIRCUL8 – OUR APPROACH TO DELIVER SUSTAINABLE VALUE

Our approach is built on many years of experience in improving global value chains, ie. product development and supply chain performance. Our international expert team seamlessly build the bridge between internal functions, as well as external stakeholders.

Setting the Context – AWARENESS

We create awareness about the opportunities of sustainable value creation through Though Leadership, Keynote Speaking, Public Seminars and Research

  1. Throught Leadership (Books, Articles, Whitepapers, …)
  2. Keynote Speaking (International Conferences, Universities, Company Events, …)
  3. Public Seminars
  4. Research and Surveys
Understanding the opportunities – ASSESSMENT

We create independent assessments and performance benchmarks, to give clients a neutral perspective on risks and opportunities. We use our project experience, internal performance databases and research to continuously identify ‘what good looks like’.

  1. Performance Assessments
  2. Performance Benchmarking
Developing solutions – FUTURE FIT SOLUTIONS

Based on assessment results and client preferences, we jointly create solutions that deliver sustainable value.

  1. Business Model Development
  2. Operating Model Development
  3. Capability Model Development
Doing it – TRANSFORMATION

We support the transformation and implementation of client project. Our implementation philosophy is to ensure that people, process, technology and change are equally balanced. To ensure sustainable results, we focus on enabling and coaching client team members.

  1. Program- and Project Planning
  2. Transformation Management
  3. Skills & Capability Building
  4. Value Assurance
Supporting the next wave of Entrepreneurs – START-UP SUPPORT

We help start-ups and entrepreneurs to build the foundation for a successful business

  1. Entrepreneur Coaching
  2. Business Model Development
  3. Operating Model Development
  4. Capability Model Development

WHO WE ARE

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Michael D'heur

Munich

Expert for Strategy, Product Development, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Digitalisation

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Andreas Rülke

London

Expert for Operations Strategy, Innovation, Product Development, Product Portfolio Management and R&D Productivity Programs

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Bettina Gebhardt

Zurich

Expert for Corporate Communications, Reputational Campaigns, PR Strategies and Multi-Market Communication

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Dr. Thomas Osburg

Munich

Expert for Social Innovation, Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Communications and Entrepreneurship

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René Schmidpeter

Cologne

Academic Advisory Board | Expert for CSR in Business, Strategy, Materiality and Multi-Stakeholder Collaboration

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Phil Schoepke

Boston

Expert for Operations Strategy, Product Development, Supply Chain Transformation and Business Process Optimization

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Marianne Sulzer

Frankfurt

Expert for Sustainable Sourcing Strategies, Supplier Development, International Project Management and Multi-Donor Funding

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Tyler Tang

Shanghai

Expert for Growth Strategies, Supply Chain Transformation, Organizational Change Programs and Technology Enablement

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Karen Wendt

Munich

Expert for Impact Financing and Responsible Investmentbanking

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Holger Wernecke

Munich

Expert for Strategic Information Technology, Software Selection, Integrated Business Planning and Change Management

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Frank Wittlich

Düsseldorf

Expert for Sustainable Construction Programs, Energy Efficient Buildings, Urban Material Recovery