Michael Hopfinger - Profile
Michael Hopfinger studied business education at the German Armed Forces University in Munich and is a trainer for adult education as well as youth and leisure sports. He spent many years as education officer and company commander in Germany and abroad.? Since 1987 he has worked as a branch manager, head of sales, center manager, managing director, and CEO in trade, service and manufacturing companies with up to 900 employees, in both independent medium-sized companies and as part of a larger corporate group.? His strengths include marketing, people management, change management, restructuring, and developing organizations and teams. He also has broad experience in severance, recruitment and orientation processes, as well as in conducting application training, having actively supported over 100 people in finding their next job. His own severance experience led him to switch sectors and responsibilities. Michael Hopfinger trained as a NewPlacement coach with Gerd Löffler, Christoph Nagel and Norbert Roseneck.
Born as the eldest son in 1952 in the Palatinate, Michael Hopfinger is happily married and the proud father of two grown daughters. He is a successful badminton and volleyball player and has broad experience in sport management and in particular sport sponsoring. "My Harley Davidson, golf, traveling und reading biographies are my current hobbies. I'm especially interested in people who find themselves in times of severance. My greatest strength? I have a calming influence on people, but can also ignite fires."