Hanja Kalkner


Hanja Kalkner has been a systemic coach & freelance strategy consultant. Over the past 15 years, she has been able to get to know many facets of the colorful business world as a manager, from young start-ups to incubators/accelerators, international e-commerce companies, classic corporations and advertising agencies.

While the leadership challenges were often similar, the possible careers and paths to get there were very different depending on the type of company and phase.

As a coach with a focus on career & Executive development, Hanja Kalkner is gaining this broad experience today as part of her coaching & consulting mandates.

She loves to support her clients not only with the reflection and definition of their "inner" career self by means of values, competence and vision work, but also to support them with her know-how from strategic marketing & Supporting brand management in translating this into an individual personal brand that is effective to the outside world.

A trusting framework and fun working together are equally important to her

Hanja Kalkner


  • certified systemic staff & Business Coach
  • Certified Agile Transformation Manager
  • 9 years working as Career & Leadership Coach
  • 15 years of experience as a manager in start-ups, incubators, corporations, agencies
  • Brand & Marketing communications expert
  • Business administration graduate


English, German

Focus areas

Communication, presentation, rhetoricDecision and goal settingLeadership developmentSelf-strengthening, reflection, resources and potentialStart-up coachingStrategic career planningSupport with professional orientationTeam building & team development