Dr. Katja Starken


As Managing Consultant at IBM Global Business Services Katja Starken's main focus is on advising global corporations in the Petroleum industry in all areas of Change Management. Since 2002 she has been working as a Change Manager on various organisational transformation projects on a global scale involving up to 30.000 employees in 35 countries. In her assignments she has been responsible for

  • internal and external Communication and Stakeholder Management
  • training planning and execution
  • Organisational Design and Cultural Change.

In the context of her customer projects she has been able to gain extensive experiences as Iead of multinational teams in global Project Management Offices.

Katja holds a PhD in Organisational Behaviour from the University of Northumbria (UK) where she also taught Strategic Management as Graduate Tutor.