As certified project managers we develop solutions that allow from now on completing your projects target compliant, in a timely manner and within given budget. Using training methods of the systemic coaching, experience based learning and change management, we develop intervention designs, targeted and thus cost-efficiently addressing directly your problem areas.
Christine was responsible for the introduction of highly innovative products for almost 10 years as a project manager at Siemens. As head of the international product team, she was responsible for the design and implementation of product strategy “MultiMediaCard”, a highly integrated memory card for mobile devices. On behalf of their team she received the Bavarian Innovation Award for this work in 1997.
In 1999, Christine had the idea to integrate an MP3 player and a mobile phone for the first time. This idea was realized by her cross-site development and marketing team and thus the SL45 was one of the most successful phones at Siemens. Since 2004, Christine has worked as a consultant and uses their long-term expertise to support companies of all sectors through training, coaching and technical advice. Her focus are topics related to project management, process management, change management, and leadership development.
Her long-term experiences in leading intercultural and interdisciplinary teams combined with her consulting expert knowledge enable Christine to select the best methods coming from Systemic Coaching, PMI® Project Management, and Leadership Development to increase customers’ effectiveness and efficiency in project management.
Her Core Competencies
High level of expertise in leading interdisciplinary and geographically distributed project teams in a high-tech environment
Product and process evaluation according organizational, technological, and economic aspects
Professional in structuring of still hard tangible market requirements and transfering this into concrete processes, projects or products
International communication skills through many years of experience in dealing with global business partners and strategic partners
Political finesse in complex organizations and complex project situations
Team development with involvement of social and emotional competence
Her Patents and Awards
Siemens Innovation Award 1997 as the team representative “MultiMediaCard”
Bavarian Innovation Award 1998 as team representative “MultiMediaCard”
Patent EP 0 892 952 B1 Communication System with a Master Station and at least one Slave Station
Patent EP 1 108248 B1 Method for Acquiring Electronic Data by Means of a Data Carrier and Corresponding Data Carrier
Qualifications and Certificates
Education as SIEMENS Senior Project Manager at Siemens AG
Certification as Project Manager Professional® (PMP®) by the Project Management Institute (PMI®)
Training “Systemic Coaching” at the Institute of Mindsystems, Munich
BTV Trainer Gymnastik-Rhythmus-Tanz
BTV Trainer Fitness-Aerobic
Founding Member of “Förderverein Ballettschule Ottobrunn e.V.”
Gabriela has many years of practical experience in project management, product management, and lifecycle management for technically complex products in the high-tech industry. Their technical background knowledge as Dipl. Ing. Electrical Engineering coupled with leadership and management skills are rare, special suitability for a wide variety of challenges that many companies may face. Through intensive project work with geographically distributed teams, including several years abroad, she can rely on a wide experience with intercultural, interdisciplinary project organizations in a variety of cases. Current focus activities include the development of new business ideas, identification of target customers and target segments, the market introduction of innovative technologies, as well as tier 1 customer acquisition in lead role.
Her Qualifications and Certifications
Studies in electrical engineering at the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg; Graduated as Dipl.-Ing.
Product management, lifecycle management, and project management for complex technical products and systems in the high-tech industry
Innovation Management, developing of new busines ideas, markt introduction of innovative technologies
Tier 1 Customer Acquisition
Work with interdisciplinary, intercultural, geographically dispersed project teams (Europe, Asia, United States)
6 years experience in the United States
Project Management lectures at the University Luzern, Swizzerland