For more than 5 years Elke runs a consultancy that supports companies to develop new business models and to prepare HR and others teams for the new challenges that come along with digitalisation. She is a management coach focusing on career counseling and has been lecturer on marketing basics, strategic marketing, and social skills.
Until 2011, Elke was a Vice President at T-Mobile Austria where she was responsible for the wholesale business. She implemented several innovative business models and negotiated strategic partnerships. Previous to that she worked at the European Institute for Media, a German research lab where she was responsible for HR, controlling and sponsoring.
Elke holds a degree in business administration from Karl-Franzens-University Graz. In her MBA’s master thesis she investigated how employees can be involved in the innovation process of their company.