Melanie von Wangenheim
Melanie is an Innovation Enthusiast she manages and facilitates innovation project in several different industries like Aviation, Chemical, Automotive, FMCG, IT, Oil and Gas, etc.
Melanie has contributed her know-how and counseling expertise in a wide range of corporate settings. Her excellent coaching skills and her sure instinct with heterogeneous groups make her a born facilitator. Additionally, she works one-on-one with executives and has lead several team coaching engagements. Melanie’s signature style is to bridge strategy with creativity to the challenges at hand.
She is a former project manager for innovative products/services as well as a digital expert. Melanie has worked as a trouble-shooter with a track record of successfully developing strategies, designing, implementing and completing client projects. She works with companies as Innovation Facilitator, Executive Coach, and Team Developer. Her workshop offering is diverse ranging from “Bringing Innovation to Companies”, “Team Energy Management” to empowering “High-Performance Teams”.
Born and raised in Munich, she studied Management & Marketing at the University of Berkeley and University of Vermont receiving her Bachelor of Science. Melanie bridges Europe and the US to be with her family and partner. She is an avid river surfer and loves all kinds of sports from high impact Beach-Volleyball to mindfulness practice in Yoga. In her spare time, she loves traveling and getting to know other cultures and devotes energy to Toastmasters International (focused around the skills of public speaking and leadership).