Intrapreneur, Business Coach, and Lean Startup Mentor in Zürich, Switzerland
Do you want to build a thriving business? To be disruptive rather than get disrupted? To be agile like a startup even within a larger corporation? Embrace and drive change, leveraging it successfully rather than resisting it? De-risk it?
Then let's talk!
A PURPOSE-DRIVEN ENTHUSIAST
Colleagues and business partners describe me as a results-oriented, persistent, authentic business enthusiast with entrepreneurial drive, team spirit, strong values and a passion for people.
AMBITION & ATTITUDE
Passionate about creating shared-value, I empower entrepreneurs to grow sustainably successful businesses with a purpose, building products and services that matter.
LEADERSHIP & MANAGEMENT STYLE
Respect, trust, integrity, compassion and empowerment. A strategic, systemic and analytical thinker, I act in a structured, focused and pragmatic way.
EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE
Business Leader: design and deploy vision&strategy, drive effectiveness and efficiency of operations through lean continuous optimisation and excellence in execution.
Growth Driver: consistent profitable revenue growth - up to 100% in 3 years.
High-Performance Motivator: built, led and developed multi-functional and multicultural teams to award-winning performance through a pragmatic can-do attitude and coaching.
Multilingual: (Swiss-)German (native), English, French, Italian and Spanish.
10 years F&B in global matrix organisation Nestlé in Switzerland and Asia:
Country Head of Marketing in Myanmar – white spot-entry
Business Manager for NESCAFE Dolce Gusto – leading a corporate Startup
Key Account Manager having worked with all major retailers in Switzerland
Product Manager driving end-to-end product launches and initiating brand turnaround
Various Channels: Food retail, electro retail, wholesale, as well as e-commerce and B2B.
5 years as Member of the Board of a high-tech small business
Feel free to get in touch:
+41 76 385 15 39 - oliver.durrer(at)gmx.ch - Twitter: @OliverDurrer