Gabriele Zedlmayer

Gabi Zedlmayer is a social innovator who has been working with numerous global organisations on solving social and environmental issues in collaboration with NGOs, governments, customers and partners. She is also exploring how technology is changing how we live and work and is advising companies on implementing critical strategic changes to successfully compete in the digital world.

Zedlmayer is an accomplished international speaker on the subjects of sustainable mgt, social innovation and the future of work. Platforms have included events like Tina Brown´s Women in the World, the Clinton Global Initiative, the Global Citizen Festival, The Climate Group, UN Social Innovation Summit, TEDx, EU Commission, European Communications Forum and Digital-Life-Design (DLD).

She is also the author of numerous articles (Forbes, Huffington Post, the Financial Review) and textbooks. 

Zedlmayer is currently President of the Women’s Council of HypoVereinsbank UNICREDIT and a member of the Computer Science Advisory Board of the University of People. Until her departure from HP in Dec 2015 she also served as a member of the board of directors of Hewlett-Packard GmbH Germany, the EU Commission e-skills leadership board, Junior Achievement (EMEA), the World Economic Forum’s Council on Social Innovation and the Corporate Advisory Group of the We Mean Business Coalition.