Stefanie Mager, M. A.

Stefanie Mager, M. A. offers +17 years of strategic and operative experience in and for the B2B and services industry, combined with up-to-date academic brand and brand communication expertise.

Profile

8 years in-depth organizational experience as an employee

Expert career in the financial services industry (e. g. B2B services provider EOS Group, one of the leading international providers for individual financial services and a member of the Otto Group as well as subsidiaries of the Warburg Group, holding company of M.M.Warburg & CO, Germany’s biggest owner-managed private bank)

9 years wide organizational experience as an external consultant

Solutions for versatile organizations (see customers & references)

17 years effective work in versatile organizational structures

Familiar with decision-making processes within SME as well as big organizations

17 years cross-functional collaboration

… with versatile business units and all hierarchical levels

15 years project (management) experience

1. Setup and steering of interdisciplinary brand and brand communication expert-teams in and for organizations
2. Project member in collaboration with management and creative consultancies

13 years sensitivity for international environments and moments of change

E. g. international corporate projects, brand integrations and ongoing consulting of international/regional subsidiaries, change (internationalization, managerial change, brand development/integration upon mergers and acquisitions, amendment of products and/or services as well as market or competitive environment, setup or reorganization of brand/brand communication departments in organizational context)

5 years independent lecturer for B2B & services marketing and brand management

… at the Brand University, the worldwide unique, international campus for brand management, brand design and brand communication in Hamburg, Germany, as well as at the Beijing Normal University, Zhuhai, China

2018: Best in class Master of Arts (M. A.) in International Brand Communication

Focus: Brand conception (Brand University, Hamburg; with distinction)

1999 – 2004: Studies of business administration, communication and languages (EN/FR)

… at the Sorbonne Université, Paris, France, one of the most renowned European universities, as well as at the European Academy for Economy and Languages Cologne, Germany

Entrepreneurial background

Grew up in a family-owned SME environment: my parents’ metalworking company.