Jörg Zimmermann


   (School for sustainable Management, Kattida Kalai           Trust, Auroville Foundation)


       Consultant, Trainer, Facilitator, Coach





-German: Native language

-English: fluent, written and spoken

-French: fluent, written and spoken



-Master degree (M-Engg.) in Applied Physics, University of Applied Science, Munich

-Training as technical trainer in the field of mobile network technology

-Training in project management at TFK Technologies GmbH

-Training as a consultant and trainer at Coverdale Germany and Coverdale India

-Training as a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) in “Coaching for Transformation” (ACTP, ICF)
at Leadership that Works, Mumbai


Professional Experience

-Technical trainer in mobile network technology at the Siemens Training Institute,
Munich 2000 – 2001

-Product Line Manager of a proprietary project-management software for mobile network
implementation for Siemens Mobile Networks, Munich 2001 - 2006

-Vice-principal and project manager, Auroville Institute of Applied Technology.
Auroville, India 2006 – 2009

-Project manager on a $5M india-wide roll-out of a optical core network for ADVA Optical Networking
in partnership with Wipro India- Delhi, India 2008

-Project manager and team coordinator of an international virtual IT-team, Nokia Siemens Networks, Munich 2011

-PMO and team coordinator for global data-centre upgrade, Nokia Networks, Munich 2014

-Co-executive and CTO of Sunlit Future, a pioneer company in solar energy in India.
Auroville, India 2009 – 2016



Consulting and Training Focus

-Development programmes for senior and junior management personnel and trainees

-Consulting and facilitation for goal- and vision building processes
-Courses/seminars in team development, project management, leadership development, change management, conflict management, intercultural communication and negotiation
-Large group facilitation / town-hall events

-Leadership in cross-cultural environments

-Personal and Executive Coaching