About the Author
Prof. Burkhard Schwenker is the Chairman of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants (www.rolandberger.com), where he was elected partner in 1992 and served as CEO between 2003 and 2010. He is active in numerous associations, teaches strategic management at the Leipzig Graduate School of Management (HHL) and co-founded the Roland Berger School of Strategy and Economics (RBSE) in 2012. Burkhard studied business administration and mathematics. He is married, has three children and lives in Hamburg.Thomas Clark is the founder of the communications and consulting firm, Ambo Media (www.ambomedia.com). In 2007 he launched enable2start (www.enable2start.de) which turned into Germany's biggest start-up initiative. Previously, he worked at the Austrian Houses of Parliament, the International Labor Office, the European Commission, BBC World Service, and the Financial Times Deutschland. Thomas studied law and journalism. He is married, has two children and lives in Hamburg and Marrakesh.