Head of Office West


Organisational-Consultant, Management-Trainer, Business-Mediator, Coach
Specialist for Mindfulness, Resilience

Managing Director 
WINTER Leadership GmbH

Portrait in Brief


  • Personality Development & Personnel Development
    1999 Founding of Gernot Winter Business Consultancy

    * Accreditation as trainer and consultant in interpersonal communication
    * Accreditation in coaching, executive coaching
    * Additional certification in corporate training and consultancy

    * Additional certification in task-based learning/outdoor methodologies
    * Study and additional certification in diagnostic and analytical tools
    * Additional certification in solution-oriented intervention techniques
    * Additional certification in systemic structural approaches
    * Additional certification integral methodologies
    * Additional certification in resilient management
    * Additional `Train-the-Trainer` certification in Mindful Leadership

    * Accreditation as a Certified Management Consultant, CMC

  • Conflict Management, Business Mediation and Crisis Management
    2001 Conflict - Mediation – Crisis added to business portfolio
    2002 Founding of Stucki Programme Hager & Winter OEG

    * Accreditation in business mediation and alternative dispute resolution in accordance with Austrian Civil Mediation Act, ZivMediatG
    * Additional certification in business mediation
    * Qualified in court-annexed mediation
    * Additional certification in conflict management
    * Additional certification in techniques of solution-oriented intervention
    * Additional certification in systemic methodologies

    * Officially registered as a mediator with the Austrian Federal Ministry of Justice

  • Organisational Development, Division- and Teambuilding
    2006 Organisational development added to business portfolio
    2008 Formation of WINTER Leadership GmbH, Salzburg - Vienna - Kitzbühel

    * Additional certification in strategic organisational development
    * Additional certification in methods of change facilitation
    * Additional certification in future-oriented processes, such as visioning and strategy development
    * Additional certification in resilient life and organisational management
    * Additional `Train-the-Trainer` certification in Mindful Leadership & in developing organisational mindfulness
    * Additional certification in project management


  • Academic studies and university degree in civil engineering with a business emphasis
    Executive in the international construction industry
  • Specialised Project-Management Experience
    Executive for transnational engineering, communication-technology and new-media projects
  • Managing Director of a family-owned construction company
  • Executive with international corporations

Key aspects / Focus

  • Mission & strategy development
  • Development of corporate culture
  • Accompaniment of future & change processes
  • Learning Organisation
  • Mindful Leadership
  • Mindfulness in organisations
  • Burnout prevention / 'Life Leadership
  • Leadership development & high potentials programs
  • Leadership Culture Development
  • Executive Coaching
  • Spiritual Coaching
  • Resilience in personality and organisations
  • Promotion of agility & empowerment
  • Ethics and values in business, corporate and human resource management
  • Preventive conflict competence
  • Active conflict management
  • Business mediation
  • Mediation of highly escalated conflicts and court pending proceedings
  • Establishment of a consensual conflict culture in the economic sector
  • Company transfer & succession

Organisations / Functions

  • Former Committee Member of Professional Association of UBIT Professional Group at the Austrian Economic Chambers
  • Former Vice Chairman of GO UB at the Austrian Economic Chambers
  • Former Chairman as well as board- and committee member of UBIT Professional Group at the Salzburg Economic Chambers
  • Former Chairman of the Austrian Association for Court-Annexed Proceedings / ‘Österreichischer Verband für Mediation gerichtsanhängiger Verfahren’
  • Member of the `Austrian Association of Mediators`, ÖBM
  • Member of the 'Business Mediation' Professional Group at the Salzburg Economic Chambers
  • Member of the ‘Company Transfer & Company Succession’ Professional Group at the Austrian Economic Chambers
  • Member of the ‘Business Training and Coaching’ Professional Group at the Austrian Economic Chambers
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