Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (estimated: revenue 75 billion US$; 23.000 employees) is a major diversified group of energy and petrochemical companies and manages and oversees oil production of more than 2.7 million barrels a day which ranks it among the top ten oil and gas companies in the world.


„I have worked with Thomas Deger on Change and Risk Management in the course of several of our Joint Ventures. He is a highly capable and very experienced Management Consultant who is used to work in and with different cultures. Thomas works very effectively and excels in interactive facilitation. I have no hesitation in recommending him."

Ismail Al-Anoohi, Manager Projects Development - Petrochemicals Directorate, ADNOC


Deutsche Lufthansa AG (2010: revenue 27.32 billion Euro; 117.019 employees) is the flag carrier of Germany, the largest airline in Europe in terms of overall passengers carried and the world's fifth-largest airline in terms of overall passengers carries, operating services to 18 domestic destinations and 183 international destinations in 18 countries across Africa, the Americas, Asia and Europe. Together with its partners Lufthansa services around 410 destinations worldwide.


„The kick-off event with 180 leaders from all over the world was a critical milestone in moving to our new process organization. Thomas Deger did excellent work in helping us to make this major 'different-to-normal' change event a great success. I'd like to point out his personal dedication, the guidance and challenge he provided, and the exceptionally positive feedback from the real clients that were involved in live working sessions during the event. Thank you."

Wolfgang Faessle, Vice President International Business Services, LUFTHANSA

Ruwais Fertilizer Industries (FERTIL)

Ruwais Fertilizer Industries, a member of ADNOC Group of companies was established in October 1980 as a joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and TOTAL. The prime objective behind establishing the company was tu utilize the lean gas supplied from the onshore fields to manufacture urea fertilizer and to market it locally and internationally. Today (2011), 7% of its annual production of 2.300 Metric Tons per Day (MTPD) is marketed locally within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman, whereas 93% is exported to the Indian sub-continent, Far East, East Africa, USA and Latin America.


„We invited Thomas Deger to prepare, embed and facilitate Risk Management for our major de-bottlenecking project. He showed a very good understanding of our needs and was very effective. All our expectations have been met. I look forward to working with him again in the future."

Hashim M. Lari, Projects Division Manager, FERTIL


Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands (2010: revenue 25.42 billion Euro; 119.000 employees) is one of the largest electronics companies in the world, a diversified Health and Well-being company focused on improving people's lives through timely innovations. As a world leader in healthcare, lifestyle and lightning, Philips integrates technologies and design into people-centric solutions, based on fundamental customer insights and the brand promise of "sense and simplicity".


„Thomas Deger did an excellent job with supporting me in operationalizing our Business Unit strategy and strengthening the team spirit of my whole leadership team. After just 2 days we were all completely clear on and committed to the direction and priorities that drive the business success of our Business Unit."

Giel Rutten, Senior Vice President & General Manager Business Unit Home, PHILIPS

„I have worked with Thomas Deger on several very valuable events during Semiconductor's overall Business Renewal both as a participant and as a leader; topics included Strategy Execution, Risk Management and Team Building. Thomas did a great job in design, preparation and facilitation of these events and made sure they were executed in an interactive manner and with a lot of fun. What impressed me the most was that as an outcome of each of these events, I found every single participant totally aligned and committed to the decisions we've made. Well done."

Alois Kliner, Vice President & General Manager Business Line PC Systems, PHILIPS


Nyrstar (2011: revenue 3.35 billion Euro; over 7.000 people) is an integrated mining and metals business, with market leading positions in zinc and lead, and growing positions in other base and precious metals; essential resources that are fuelling the rapid urbanisation and industrialisation of our changing world. Nyrstar has mining, smelting, and other operations located in Europe, the Americas, China and Australia, is incorporated in Belgium and has its corporate office in Switzerland.


„Working with Thomas Deger has been a valuable journey for me and my Executive Team. With a proactive team process, fact based challenge, and personal commitment to our success, he worked with us to rapidly and clearly articulate our long-term vision as well as build and implement a highly effective strategy, and at the same time to sustainably strengthen our internationally and quite culturally diversified team. Thomas helped us getting thru the considerable detail and to highlight where we needed to concentrate our efforts in order to achieve our goals and generate real results."

Gordon Babcock, Vice President & General Manager El Mochito Mine (Honduras), Nyrstar