- Full time
External lecturer for Sustainability Theory
Kristina Jahn is a management consultant and policy advisor focused on business strategy, sustainability and innovation. With her work she aims to help corporate and political decision makers shape a future that works for all. She previously worked as a manager and authorised signatory at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), one of the world's leading professional services firms. She helped to build up PwC’s Sustainable Business Solutions team and served as strategic advisor to the CEO of PricewaterhouseCoopers Eurofirms.
On the occasion of the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Kristina Jahn contributed to PwC’s global media relations and Though Leadership activities and has been a regular attendant of the event ever since. Kristina later served as a policy advisor for the Deputy Group Chairman and Spokesman for Economic Cooperation and Development as well as Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety in the German parliament.
She is a member of the selection committee of the German National Academic Foundation and was a long-term member of the supervisory board of UNIQUE WORKS AG, one of the leading international consulting firms for forestry and sustainable land use. She is the author of various publications and management handbooks and is regularly invited to speak at national and international conferences. She holds a Master degree in Business Administration from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce et de Management, Poitiers, France and a Master degree in European studies from the University of Osnabrück, Germany.
Her academic achievements have been recognized by the German National Academic Foundation and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). At the Berlin School of Design and Communication Kristina Jahn teaches Sustainability Theory and Sustainable Business Innovation.