Dipl.-Ing. Michael Brandenburg

Angestellt, Managing Director, 2quadrate gmbh

Barcelona, Spain


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Leadership Development
Global Business
Business Strategy
Innovation Management
Change Management


Professional experience for Michael Brandenburg

  • Current 5 years and 10 months, since Mar 2018

    Managing Director

    2quadrate gmbh

    Together with my partner Michael Brauer I develop and deliver transformation projects for our clients in german Mittelstand companies which need new business models and want to take advantage of the digitization and process automation

  • Current 9 years and 6 months, since Jul 2014

    Lead Coach

    IESE Business School

    Lead Coach at IESE Executive Coaching Team

  • 6 years and 1 month, Sep 2008 - Sep 2014

    Director International Business Development

    IESE Business School

    IESE has decided to move to an integrated business development that spans the world. The key developing markets for IESE are currently Germany and the United States. Michael Brandenburg as the director of international business development will have a strong focus on the further development of IESE's Executive Education business in Germany and Central Europe while building the regional teams and a key account structure.

  • 2 years, Jul 2011 - Jun 2013

    Director, Executive Coaching Services

    IESE Business School

    To increase the impact on the life and behavior of our particiapants, IESE Business School is including executive coaching sessions in our General Management Programs and as part of specific Short Focused Programs.The coching consist of a on-campus part and a telephone- / web-based part. Michael joined the coaching team in May 2010 and coordinates it since July 2011. He is certified Executive Coach by ICF since September 2011.

  • 1 year and 11 months, Nov 2006 - Sep 2008

    Director International Custom Programs

    IESE Business School, University of Navarra

    Development of business relationships with international top 100 companies as clients for customized programs. Design and supervision of the delivery of impactful and transformational programs for groups of senior managers from top companies.

  • 12 years and 4 months, Jul 1994 - Oct 2006

    Vice President Industry


    Responsible for the business in the industry sector in Spain, including Automobile, Construction, Media and Pharmaceutical sectors. Covering a program portfolio from procee re-engineering to It-Outsourcing

  • 5 years, Jul 1989 - Jun 1994

    Division Head

    SEAT Automotive

    Entered SEAT in 1989 as assistant to a member of the managing board, became director of the plant directors office in the new SEAT main plant in martorell (1500 cars per day) in 1990, promoted to manager in final assembly in 1991, promoted to division head for SEAT wide improvement process "KVP2" in 1994

  • 3 years and 8 months, Jan 1984 - Aug 1987

    Department Head


    Entered RWE in February 1984 as engineer for training, became the youngest shift leader (Officer in charge of the nuclear powerplant in 3-shift system) in 1986.

Educational background for Michael Brandenburg

  • 4 months, Apr 2009 - Jul 2009

    Top Management

    IESE Business School, University of Navarra

  • 3 months, Mar 2009 - May 2009

    Executive Coaching

    IESE Business School, University of Navarra

  • 1 year and 10 months, Sep 1987 - Jun 1989

    General Management

    IESE Business School, Universty of Navarra

    Organizational Development, People Management, Supply Chain Management

  • 5 years, Sep 1978 - Aug 1983

    Mechanical Engineering

    RWTH Aachen, Germany (1978 - 1983)

    Nuclear Engineering (Kerntechnik) at FH / Kernforschungsanlage Jülich


  • English


  • German

    First language

  • Spanish


  • Spanish



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