What I Do
As a consultant, my focus is on Innovation & Change.
People & Organizations with my knowledge, experience, and network to innovate and to improve. In person and remotely.
I have run several digital transformation or innovation initiatives, intrapreneurship programs, strategy workshops, design sprints, or hackathons for different organizations.
Together with the involved people, we have developed and implemented dozens of innovative digital prototypes, products or services and successfully launched a handful of corporate startups.
As a coach, I support executives & entrepreneurs.
As a speaker, I give keynotes & inspirational impulses.
In healthcare, I gained the most experience and can rely on a broad international network, as i worked with:
Anyhow, innovation & change is constant and needed in every industry. As a curious and open mind, I also have been trusted to work with 20+ clients from different sectors, including Atotech, Bundesagentur für Arbeit, Daimler AG, Covestro, Datev, EIT RawMaterials, FinLeap, McKinsey, O2, Red Bull, Rohde & Schwarz, Toshiba, Wall AG or ZF Friedrichshafen.
What People Say About Me
"Lutz supported our German commercial organization in taking a huge step towards digitization for our solutions. During the program
Lutz sparked us with his energy, truly lived the ‚yes-and‘ approach and constantly challenged our ways of thinking and doing while putting our customers first.”
- Christiane Behrendt, Global Head of HR, Roche Diagnostics
"Lutz applied and taught agile and Design Thinking methodologies, knitted the group of people from different countries and cultural backgrounds into a true team, and kept the team and the program on track. He is a true leader, innovator, and motivator.” - Volker Lang, SVP R&D, Biotronik
“Lutz inspired us all with his visionary thinking and creative attitude. The work of him has had and continues to have a great impact on our way of thinking and our daily work.” - Sandra Vodene, Global Marketing, Thermo Fisher Scientific
“Lutz is very innovative and creative. He prepares results in an agile way and is a master in communication (between his team and ours)
and consulting. You can see that he enjoys finding solutions in an iterative and agile way.”
- Bert Oberholz, Head of IT Innovation, Covestro
Coach & Mentor
Supporting founders & entrepreneurs is always a fantastic learning experience. I am grateful for all the opportunities to meet and mentor those smart minds out there, who want to change the world! Over the years, I participated as a lead mentor and coach in the following programs:
In the past, FTWK was a digital product studio with 15+ people. I led a team of strategists, designers and developers. Grateful Times! :)
Please find three selected case studies from those times below.