Hey I'm Stephan. I'm your CTO coach.
I help you grow as CTO.
"Everyone needs a coach." "The coaching with Stephan helped me align our development organization across different countries." Florian Klemt, CTO Fashion Cloud "Stephan is a vast source of knowledge in technology, organization building, and systemic thinking. His coaching and reflections have guided me in difficult situations and, more importantly, contributed to my personal growth." Veronica Garcia, Unit Lead Technology & Engineering Eurowings Digital "I worked with Stephan for over a year. He coached me through a massive growth period of our company, asking the right questions as well as giving constructive advice based on his profound knowledge and experience in the field. He helped me to grow and become the professional I am today. I highly recommend working with him" Sebastian Galonska, CTO & Co-Founder, Kontist "Stephans coaching helped me to become more effective in important areas, in particular with recruiting and with leading the engineering team through different startup phases." Jerome Meinke, CTO Tomes GmbH & Idana "Working with Stephan let me grow professionally as well as personally and help me become a great tech leader." Martin Klemann, CTO Sensit! Coaching in Deutsch and English Jeder wächst durch Coaching. Du wächst durch Coaching
Nach vielen Jahren als Techmanager habe ich mich entschieden mein Wissen zu teilen und anderen zu helfen schneller zu wachsen, ohne dabei die gleichen Fehler wie ich zu machen.
Ich habe viel Erfahrung gesammelt in großen Konzernen und kleinen Startups, von exponentiellem Wachstum hin zu Entlassungen. Ich habe bei ImmobilienScout und eBay gerlernt was funktioniert und was nicht. Ich habe meine eigenen Startups gegründet und meiner Frau geholfen, ihr Startup zum Erfolg zu machen und zu verkaufen.
Du kannst von meinem Erfahrungen durch mein Coaching profitieren. Everyone becomes better with coaching. You will become better with coaching
After decades as a tech manager, I’ve decided to share my knowledge and help others grow faster and not make the same mistakes I made.
I’ve seen a lot of things from large enterprise to small startups, from exponential growth to layoffs. I’ve learned some things working at ImmobilienScout24 and for eBay. I founded my own startups and helped my wife grow and sell hers.
You can learn from my experiences in my coaching "I have coached many CTOs and (co-)founders in thousands of sessions. I've seen many things and helped many CTOs. I can help you too." 🆘 Can I help you? You feel sometimes alone at the top and that everything bubbles up to you? Do you want to discuss things on eye level you can’t discuss with anyone else? Are the problems you would like to have a second opinion? Do you want to learn from somebody who had the same challenges, and what worked and what didn’t? 🦄 Experience
I have coaching several years experience with clients from 1 to 100 developers, hundreds of sessions, in bootstrapped, VC funded, fast and slow growing startups and enterprises.
Stephans Coaching Experience Fintech ✓ Energy ✓ Healthtech ✓ Proptech ✓ eCommerce ✓ Mobility ✓ Fashiontech ✓ HRtech ✓ Consumer Electronics ✓ Consulting ✓ Agency ✓ 🚀 My Mission is to
empower, inspire and boost CTOs and make their jobs easier and happier. I believe we need to take back control so companies can benefit from technical achievements and innovations.
"Stephan has a very quick grasp and a wealth of experience which he can call upon as appropriate advice. I find his competence in helping through self-reflection most helpful." 👍 Take action today! Free call let’s talk! About Stephan As a CTO, Interim CTO, CTO Coach - and developer -
Stephan has seen many technology departments in fast-growing
startups. As a kid he taught himself coding in a department
store around 1981 because he wanted to write video games.
Stephan studied computer science with distributed systems and artificial intelligence at the University of Ulm.
He also studied Philosophy. When the internet came to Germany in the 90
he worked as the first coder in several startups. He has founded a VC funded startup, worked in VC funded, fast growing
startups with architecture, processes and growth challenges, worked as a manager for ImmoScout and as a CTO of an eBay Inc.
company. After his wife successfully sold her startup they moved to the sea and Stephan took up CTO coaching. You can find
him on LinkedIn, on Mastodon or on
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