Erick has been in corporate finance for 25 years including 17 years in private equity, ,investing in more than 20 companies; he also spent eight years in Investment banking at Société Générale in New York and London. Erick's core skills include initiating change at board level, negotiation, advising management teams on value creation and leadership. He sits on the board of companies in London, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Erick trains leaders and executives in global companies for corporate mindfulness techniques.
Erick has had a daily mindfulness practice for 10 years and is regularly in retreat. He received his MBA from Columbia Business School in New York (Award for Excellence); he is an executive coach and a mindfulness teacher.
Martin Buechele, M.Sc., CEMS Master
Hard am Bodensee (Vorarlberg), Austria/Brussels, Belgium
Senior Trainer & Consultant
Martin is an international mindfulness teacher as well as a facilitator, trainer and coach in the fields of organisational learning, participatory leadership and facilitating profound innovation and change.
A dedicated practitioner for many years and passionate about bringing mindfulness to the work environment, he pioneered the introduction of mindfulness learning programmes in both the European and Austrian public administration. He also teaches in private corporations.
Brigitte has been a Sophrologist since 2004, introducing the technique in English in the UK. She has trained individuals and groups, including business executives, to manage their stress, cope with change and find work-life balance, gradually incorporating mindfulness in her practice. She is also a graduate from Audencia Business School (Nantes, France) and previously worked in media and education.