Thomas Ebenfeld

Founder and Managing Partner of concept m research + consulting. He studied psychology and business administration in Bonn and completed training as an Analytical Intensive Consultant.
Since 2011 he is also completing training as a psychological psychotherapist. He has published numerous fundamental works and papers on market, media and cultural psychology.
Regular guest lecturer at universities and universities of applied sciences and lecturer and keynote speaker at industry congresses and marketing conferences

Ralf Löffler

joined the Publicis advertising agency in 2000 after working for DDB and S&J, where he took over the function of Head of Planning and headed the newly founded Publicis Brand Consultancy as Managing Director.
In addition to his consulting activities, Ralf Löffler has also repeatedly contributed to the discussion on strategic brand management with lectures and publications.

Ariane Körner

After studying business administration, Ariane Körner pursued a classic career in FMCG marketing with stations at Beiersdorf, Sara Lee and Unilever, among others.
She expanded her sound strategic management expertise through further training in market and cultural research and as an intensive analytical consultant with a focus on depth psychology.
Since 2012, she has been supporting the team in consulting companies and start-ups, particularly regarding the (re-)positioning of brands and strategic brand or innovation management.

Dirk Ziems

Managing Partner of concept m Research + consulting, has been working as a depth psychological market researcher and marketing consultant for 30 years.
On four continents, in numerous markets and for many medium-sized companies and corporations, he has researched the rules of success and accompanied brand management.
For ten years, he has supported companies in China with brand launches in the Chinese market together with Sami Wong and the concept m team.

Dieter Romatka

has been a consultant since 1983 at TBWA, Ogilvy & Mather, Publicis, JWT, Saatchi & Saatchi Frankfurt and S&S Europe, among others.
As Managing Director, he was responsible for the strategic brand management of national and global clients in various agencies, including for the EMEA region.
He is co-founder of the Institute for Strategy and Communication and guest lecturer for the marketing department at the Rhein-Main University of Applied Sciences in Wiesbaden.

Simone Pick

worked for many years in management positions in international and national marketing, including at Johnson & Johnson.
She has extensive knowledge in brand strategy, communication and innovation and is a certified Design Thinking Coach (Hasso Plattner Institute).
Since 2013 she has been working as a marketing consultant with industry experience in the fields of FMCG, consumer goods and services. Since 2015 she supports the team as a senior consultant.

Rochus Winkler

is founder and shareholder of the market research and consulting institute concept m research + consulting GmbH. concept m is one of the most distinguished institutes for sophisticated market psychology and consulting worldwide.
Rochus Winkler works as a speaker at industry congresses and is a guest lecturer at universities. In addition to basic research on culture, Winkler is the author of numerous publications on market, media and consumer psychology.

Claudia Vulto

has been supporting the team in strategic and operational marketing since 2018, having studied business administration and worked for many years in the national and international marketing departments of leading consumer goods companies such as Gillette and Danone - with positions in Germany and abroad.
She complemented her profound knowledge in strategic brand management, communication development and innovation and portfolio management with a degree in psychology from the Fernuniversität of Hagen.

Werner Detering

combines strategy and creation in one person. With head and heart, he ensures that insights from research and recommendations from strategy are actually implemented: in new products, new design and new campaigns.
From his first major works at Lintas Hamburg to his many years as Managing Partner at KloseDetering, he has already led many brand icons to new successes in domestic and international markets.

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