After many years in banking in Switzerland and in the United States, Betty
Zucker was for 10 years a Director of the Board of Management of the Gottlieb
Duttweiler Institute in Rüschlikon Switzerland. In 1999 she founded
in Zurich. With her professional expertise in Change & Knowledge Management
as well as in the management of family businesses she has advised management
in change processes for the past 20 years.
Her ability to read both faces and balance sheets, coupled with her future
oriented perspectives allows her to reduce complex issues to the essentials.
Fresh solutions are reviewed. Specific methods and strategic paths, together
with a careful assessment of their consequences for Management and the
Organisation can then be implemented.
Her publications include the internationally well received books “Wissen
gewinnt, Knowledge Flow Management” (1996), and “Mittendrin
und voll daneben, Manager in turblenten Zeiten” (3rd Edition, 2000)
and “Denn Sie wissen , was sie nicht tun, Manager in turbulenten
Zetien (2nd Edition, 2000). She is a Co-Author of the new Duden dictionary
on the “New Economy” (2001) and Author of "Ganz blass vor Spass, Manager in turbulenten Zeiten" (2003) as well as "Top Dreams: Wenn Manager wirklich träumen" (2009). These titles are available in
Founded Betty ZuckerCo
in Zurich. Key themes: The Company of the Future, Advice and Research
in Knowledge and Change Management, and Member of the GDI Faculty.
- 1989 - 1999
Director of the Board of Management of the Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute
in Rüschlikon Switzerland.
Consultancy, Research Projects and Publications about questions concerning
future oriented management and organisation development
Key issues are: how should structures, culture and strategies look in
the future in order to operate successfully in continuously changing
special expertise: Change Management, Knowledge Management, Family Business.
- 1983 - 1988
CS New York, Management of Reorganisation Project.
SKA Zurich, Management of “Management Development and Organisational
Development”, Head of HR and “International Training”.
- 1980 - 1982
Research Assistant at the Institute of Financial Studies of the University
of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany. Areas: Budget, taxation and financial