As part of my development planning and with the support of my company, MSD International
Business GmbH, Cristian Hofmann was engaged as my personal coach.
All in all I found the whole process, which ran from late 2018 to early 2020, to be extremely
rewarding to me.
From the very start it was clear that the approach of the coach was to build a highly customized
development plan that was tailored to my specific needs and would also evolve to my changing
needs... (read the full testimonial in the link below)
Cristian Hofmann has a quality distinct from other consultants whom I know. He puts heart and soul into coaching. Competent, astute and inspiring, his counseling is wide-ranging and durable. He can take on executives and deal individually with their character, situation and needs, helping to clarify core lifelong themes. In challenging periods, Mr. Hofmann provided valuable support in dealing with the topic of reputation in top management. An intense, exciting, insightful time, a journey that begins with oneself and probably has no end. He vastly exceeded my expectations. Simply marvelous! I can say without exaggerating that working with him has made my life more worthwhile and purposeful.
Cristian coached me for several months with his great expertise as a professional business coach. With his personal experience and inspiration I was competently advised in my development as a leader and was able to develop optimally in leadership eficciacy.
The conversations and discussions were always held at eye level. Cristian understood how to respond to current needs and topics without losing sight of the agreed goal.
His constructive feedback has led to a more critical examination of my actions and ways of thinking and to a more conscious perception of my role as a leader and to make my leadership appear even more successful.
Mr. Hofmann works very professionally in his business coaching; he’s attentive and supportive. He rapidly grasps the essential topics, given his situational orientation. Within a short time, he gets to the crux of complex challenges. I was able to deal with my concern regarding assurance as a leader successfully and efficiently. Within my department and division, I now receive appreciative feedback on my management style. Thank you very much.
I had the pleasure to meet and get to know Cris during a leadership executive summit. Cris presented his philosophy ‘Empowering Excellence,’ which turned out to be a great inspiration for self-awareness and personal development. Cris is an excellent Executive Coaching Expert, aspirational and very approachable. He will be a big asset to any person who seeks a sparring partner to grow.
In Cristian Hofmann, we secured a high caliber professional coach. His positive, enthusiastic
character and effective competence as an advisor inspired executives to long-term
Cristian Hofmann's highly professional support as sparring partner and coach helped me advance my development in a dynamic organization experiencing continual changes in demands. I uncovered a few blind spots with the aid of his open, unassuming manner and sensitivity for crucial topics. His extremely effective coaching enabled me to find new solutions.
Cristian is a profound Executive Coach with a wide range of experience which he use to empowering leaders. I had the pleasure to work with Cristian over a couple of month in an individual coaching. During that time he supported me to understand my personality better. As a sparring partner Cristian introduced me principles and solutions which I can use as a leader in a global environment in my daily life. His knowledge is a great asset to successful leaders who strive to excellence.
I felt lucky to engage Cristian as Leader of Personnel Development for Swissport. Constantly innovative, extraordinarily inspiring and highly professional. Within a short time, he implemented excellence in management and leadership development that resulted in a sustainable added value at all levels. Today he’s still my best sparring partner and closest ‘challenger.’ He’s a booster in leadership reputation.
I’m very impressed by Cristian’s intellect, coaching style and instinct. His candid viewpoints
and inspiring perspective make him extremely enriching. I certify executive coaches around
the world in my coaching philosophy, methods and tools, and I recommend Cristian as an
exemplary talent, both as Executive Coach and as a director of leadership retreats and workshops.
Cristian is a highly professional facilitator, an absolutely reliable and trustful sparring partner. Fully dedicated to achieving best possible results and excellence in executive team development.
Cris Hofmann developed and delivered an engaging and valuable Project Management workshop for HR Shared Services Leadership Team. What stands out about Cris is that he is flexible, listens well and was able to adapt his experience to our group’s and the individuals within the group’s needs. I would again work with Cris.
Cris made a highly professional impression on me at our PM Excellence Workshop. His extensive experience along with his pithy manner of expression, genuine respect and attentive interaction impressed and enriched me.
I had the pleasure of working with Cristian on various enterprise development projects. He is a brilliant and unique sparring partner with profound professional experience. His communication style is honest and straightforward. His innovative approach results in ongoing and effective personnel development solutions. He is extremely enthusiastic about his work and inspires others with his positive attitude.
High level conceptual impulses that inspire new viewpoints and revealing insights. Business Coaching is fun this way.
I have worked with Cristian for many years, valuing his competencies in leadership and talent development and his deep interest in strengthening and developing people. Cristian is a person with a high level of personal engagement and commitment.
Cristian is an outstanding Master Certified Executive Coach and very experienced in using the Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching Process. He has helped C-Level Execs and Senior-Leadership Teams in multinational organizations to new levels of success in engaging their teams, creating a more effective culture and impacting their business performance. Cristian works process-oriented and solution-focused to deliver real results and with guaranteed proof of leadership effectiveness. It is always a true pleasure to collaborate with Cristian on coaching projects together.
I met Cristian in the scope of various ‘Leadership & Management Development Programs’ that he planned and led at KPMG. Cristian is a convincing and extremely motivating coach, who can inspire critical participants in a demanding environment. Cristian helped us considerably with his profound knowledge and skill in responding to individual needs flexibly. With his positive, proactive attitude, he stimulated me personally a great deal, and I benefit from this as a manager daily in my professional routine.
Cristian Hofmann leads a range of workshops for us on leadership and management development topics. His process-oriented moderation and effective prompts enable all participants to contribute in an individual and self-reflective way, shaping an optimal transfer. Highly professional for high potentials!
The coaching with Cristian Hofmann enabled me to prepare perfectly for my new leadership role. His coaching gave me clarity in my leadership identity and supports me in mastering challenging tasks in my management position with the necessary calmness and professionalism.
Cristian Hofmann has profound knowledge of personality structure and development. He also grasps the implications that these have on personal chances for success given professional choices and career advancement possibilities. Cristian complements his theoretical strengths with empathy and openness. Working with him helped me gain insight into weighing personal drivers in making suitable decisions, also regarding teams or organizations, resulting in a choice that offers great potential to apply and develop my capabilities.
With regard to the personal coaching for A.H., this was the ideal form to address specific questions around effective communication and self-confidence. In a training group, it would not have been possible to have these personal questions discussed openly and addressed them in a such targeted way. This has really helped A.H. to make a step forward and to develop her in a positive way - and also for our collaboration. Having your resource and expertise to do this was certainly very helpful. I and A.H. appreciated very much having this possibility and found it very beneficial. Thank you Cristian for the great support!
I recommend Cristian Hofmann as a Coach, especially in the executive field.