Jochen Werne, is an international Manager, public speaker & NGO-Founder with a track record in business transformation. In December 2020 he was listed in the TytoPR Top 500 ranking as one of the 50 most influential Germans on the tech scene. He also serves as a subject matter expert in public diplomacy & is dedicated to the development of international diplomatic & intercultural relations. He’s a relationship builder & influencer with a large network in politics, technology, and business who can foster change within organization’s leadership team
In the current position as Chief Development & Chief Visionary Officer and Executive Board member of PROSEGUR Germany he’s responsible for the development and implementation of the strategy for the areas Business Development, Innovation, II&S (Innovative Integrated Solutions), Business Process Outsourcing, New Products and International Sales.
Prior to this he has been Head of several Private and Corporate Banking divisions such as business development, marketing, product management, treasury & payment services at Bankhaus August Lenz & Co. AG. He also held CMO / COO / CDO related positions & headed sales departments. He served as CRM expert at Accenture, after working in global investment banking for Bankers Trust Alex Brown International and Deutsche Bank AG. In addition, he was a navigator & trainer in the German Navy, studied economics at the University of Passau, the Goethe University Frankfurt a. M., the Helsinki School of Economics and most recently at Oxford University.
He’s honorary Ambassador & founded several NGO’s dedicated to the development of international diplomatic and intercultural relations. He’s quoted by DIE ZEIT, Wirtschaftswoche, Süddeutsche Zeitung et al. Germany’s largest magazine Focus recognised his achievements recently in its section “The influencers”
He has been awarded for his engagement in supporting international understanding with the “Admiral of the Fleet The Lord Boyce Prize 2019” and the “Ancla d’Oro” of the Asociación para la Investigación y Difusión de la Historia Naval de Cuba. In 2021, Jochen Werne was honoured with the State Medal – the highest award of the Bavarian State – for promoting environmental awareness.