Axel Klimek, Director of the Center for Sustainability Transformation, brings more than 30 years of experience from the fields of organizational change and development, executive coaching, and professional training. His extensive work with companies, government agencies, universities and NGOs has taken him to dozens of countries around the world.
The Center was established in 2012 by Axel together with Alan AtKisson, author and founder of AtKisson Group. Axel and Alan had been running Master Classes together on sustainability and transformation, working with executives and change leaders, since 2009. In 2016 they co-authored the book Parachuting Cats into Borneo — and other lessons from the Change Café, a widely praised guide to advancing your capacity to make change happen.
The Center for Sustainability Transformation, also known as “CforST”, operates as a German-based company (GmbH).