Our advisory council adds additional value to our commitment to highest professional standards.
Christoph von Toggenburg – World Vision Switzerland
Christoph von Toggenburg is the CEO of World Vision Switzerland and Global Leadership Fellow at the World Economic Forum where he was Head of Social Engagement. Prior to his WEF engagement, he worked for 10 years in conflicts in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and South America for the ICRC and UN. He founded the Colour the World Foundation and carried out humanitarian expeditions. For his humanitarian efforts, creative work and talks he received numerous international awards. His documentary Alegria – A Humanitarian Expedition won more than 50 international film awards. He spoke at TEDx, is passionate about extreme sports, people and culture. Christoph speaks five languages and has lived in more than 13 countries. He helps the firm to keep up with the most recent leadership thinking and global agenda.
Christoph holds an M.A. in International Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University, Bologna (Italy), an M.A. in Fine Arts from Chelsea College of Art, London (UK) and a M.A. in Communications and Fine Arts from Guildhall University, London (UK).
Kornelia Steinhardt PhD – Vienna Consulting Group
Kornelia Steinhardt is social scientist, group analyst and head of the masters program supervision and coaching at the University of Vienna. She is an independent psychoanalyst, supervisor and coach since 1993. Kornelia has years of experience in teaching positions at various European universities. She supervises the team of MAYDELL Advice and is offering both moral support and scientific insight.
Kornelia Steinhardt holds a doctoral and masters degree in education with the combination of psychology and special education at the University of Vienna.
Stefan Tweraser PhD – Deezer
Stefan was a leadership consultant with Egon Zehnder for a stint and became CMO of Deezer Ltd. in October 2018. Before that he was CEO of Snapshot, an international hotel analytics company. He has worked for Google as country manager for the DACH region and drove numerous cross-functional activities as member of Google’s European management team. Stefan started his career with McKinsey & Company, where he was elected partner in record time. He brings transformational leadership experience in the digital age to MAYDELL Advice.
Stefan holds a doctoral degree in Business and Economics and studied Psychotherapy Science at Sigmund Freud University (Vienna) to further expand his leadership development capabilities.