Erick shares his time between Potential Project in Europe, while still chairing Milestone Investisseurs, his private equity firm. He has been in corporate finance for 26 years including 18 years in private equity. Erick's core skills include initiating change at board level, negotiation, advising management teams on value creation and leadership. He sits on the board of companies in London, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Erick trains leaders and executives in global companies for corporate mindfulness techniques. Erick has had a daily mindfulness practice for 10 years and is regularly on retreat. He received his MBA from Columbia Business School (Award for Excellence). Erick donates his corporate mindfulness training fees to karuna-shechen.org and www.globalnomad-tibet.com.
Martin Buechele, M.Sc., CEMS Master
Hard am Bodensee (Vorarlberg), Austria/Brussels, Belgium
Senior Trainer & Consultant
Martin is an international mindfulness teacher as well as a facilitator, trainer and coach in the fields of organisational learning, participatory leadership and facilitating profound innovation and change.
A dedicated practitioner for many years and passionate about bringing mindfulness to the work environment, he pioneered the introduction of mindfulness learning programmes in both the European and Austrian public administration. He also teaches in private corporations.
Brigitte has been a Sophrologist since 2004, introducing the technique in English in the UK. She has trained individuals and groups, including business executives, to manage their stress, cope with change and find work-life balance, gradually incorporating mindfulness in her practice. She is also a graduate from Audencia Business School (Nantes, France) and previously worked in media and education.
Iris has supported more than 3000 individuals and about 700 groups in balancing their physical and mental health. Starting out with a diploma (MA) in Sports Science her further skillful means encompass The Feldenkrais Method, Sharing Movement, Somatic Experiencing (Trauma- and Stress-Release), Somatic Coaching and Mindfulness Practices. Iris has brought Mindfulness to the corporate world since 2012. Her journey to mindfulness - based practices began 20 years ago, including a 2-year long stay at Zen Center Johanneshof, Germany. Since then she is continuously developing her practice.