Desirée von Skerst 

Managing Partner
Executive Coach & Consultant,
Change Management Consultant,
OD Practitioner

Focus. Wholeheartedness. Clarity.

Business experience

Since 2017: Executive Board Member at Algar Rother Coaches & Consultants
2004-2013: Consultant, trainer and coach at Algar Rother Coaches & Consultants
Since 2004: Consultant, trainer and coach at Rother & Partner;
Internal functions at Rother & Partner: Key account manager, project manager, leadership
  • Staff development at ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe AG
  • Scientific fellow at the University of Mannheim at the department of work and organizational psychology

Education & qualification

  • Studies of psychology with a focus on working, operating and organizational psychology at the University of Mannheim
  • Additional qualifications in the topics “professionalization in organizational and personal development” and “management techniques”
  • Accreditation and licensing:
    • Team Management System (TMS)
    • MotivStrukturAnalyse (MSA)
    • W.E.R.T.®-Profil
    • Jungian Personality Profile (JPP)
  • Apprenticeship systemic coach
  • OD Practitioner – Certificate (NTL Institute, Oxford UK)

Consulting & training focus

  • Organisation Development/ Change Management
  • Managing Team and Organisation Dynamics effectively
  • Team Performance –High Energy Teams
  • Executive Coaching
  • Leadership Development
  • Communication and conflict management
  • Potential Assessment (AC/DC)

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