Since 2015 Christian Burger is following his entrepreneurial interests as co-founder and board member of Swiss watch company Reconvilier AG. Having revitalized this once established Swiss watch brand, they just introduced one of the first high-end smartwatches in the market.
Before, Christian Burger has had a highly successful career in Management Consulting that spans more than 25 years, working for Booz Allen & Hamilton/ Booz & Company/ and strategy&. He is an expert for strategy development and organizational transfor-mation working predominantly for clients in industrials, aerospace, telecoms, media and life sciences in Europe, US, and the Middle East. As Senior Partner and leader of Booz’s Organization & Change Practice he worked intensively with industry leaders on leadership and culture topics. He is the author of the Book “Werte schaffen Wert” (“values create value”) that was published in 2004 by Econ.
He has extensive management/governance experience: as founder of Booz Allen’s office in Rome, as a longtime member of the German and European Leadership Teams and as Global Marketing Partner, responsible for all of the firm’s non-client specific communications, press work and publications. For six years he was a member of Booz Allen’s and Booz&Co’s global Board of Directors. He was on the supervisory board of the MDax listed company freenet, as well as advisory board member of a family owned German engineering/manufacturing group.
Christian Burger has a strong interest in social welfare. He is a member of the boards of the Marion von Tessin Foundation (focusing on dementia treatment and geriatric care) and the Dr. Ingeborg and Marion von Tessin Foundation (focusing on education projects for socially disadvantaged youths).
Christian Burger holds an aerospace engineering degree (Dipl.-Ing.) from the Technical University Munich (TU München) and an MBA degree from INSEAD. He likes diverse cultures and speaks German, English, Italian and French.