About Friederike Fabritius


Friederike Fabritius is a leading expert in the field of Neuroleadership. As an executive coach and leadership specialist, she has extensive expertise working with top executives from Fortune 500 companies. Clients worldwide have raved about her brain-based seminars and coaching sessions. A sought-after keynote speaker, she has addressed enthusiastic audiences at events hosted by large multinational corporations, such as Bayer, Siemens, trivago, EY (Ernst & Young), Montblanc, and thyssenkrupp.

Friederike is co-author of the widely acclaimed book, The Leading Brain: Powerful Science-Based Strategies for Achieving Peak Performance, published by Penguin/Random House in 2017.

A neuropsychologist by education, Friederike focuses on using solid scientific findings to develop new methods and practices for leadership development. She is also an expert in designing learning systems that draw on the brain's inherent capabilities to acquire and retain new information effectively. Friederike herself has used these methods to learn six languages that she now speaks fluently.

After starting at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research and then continuing as a management consultant at McKinsey, Friederike now applies her unique expertise in leadership consulting, where she has empowered countless clients to reach their full potential and deliver peak performance at critical moments.

In addition to being a much-in-demand coach, consultant, and keynote speaker, Friederike serves on the advisory board of NeuroColor, a company that uses neuroscience in personality assessments. She is also a certified Co-Active Coach®.

Capitalizing on the success of The Leading Brain in the workplace, Friederike is currently at work on a new book that applies the latest in brain science to address some of the biggest challenges in our personal lives.