Executive search consortium Signium appointed Stéphanie Engels and Alexander de Freitas as new co-leaders of the global technology practice. Based in Zurich, Ms. Engels has developed new business models and coached intrapreneurs as well as partner start-ups.
As a partner at Signium, she is experienced in defining new business models with different types of partners (big companies, SMEs and start-ups) and has co-developed the innovation space Kraftwerk in Zurich with a range of different players.
“When a snake sheds its skin it changes, when a caterpillar becomes a butterfly, it transforms,” Ms. Engels said. “Digitalization is about real transformations and only people with the right