Wolf Kirsten is the Founder and Principal of International Health Consulting based in Tucson, Arizona and Hamburg, Germany. His consulting portfolio is truly global, advising companies on health and well-being strategies such as Johnson & Johnson, Saudi Aramco, IBM, and Siemens in many regions of the world. In addition, he has been consulting the World Health Organization (WHO) on developing global guidelines for Healthy Workplaces. He also advised the governments of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Mongolia on the development of a national strategy and infrastructure for health promotion.
Mr. Kirsten is co-founder of the Global Centre for Healthy Workplaces, which has been hosting the Global Healthy Workplace Awards each year since 2013 and certifies enterprises as healthy workplaces. He has published extensively on the global aspects of health and wellbeing including the book “Global Perspectives in Workplace Health Promotion” and develops workshops and training courses for academic institutions.
Mr. Kirsten received his Master of Science in Health Promotion Management from American University in Washington, DC. He is a German native and lived many years abroad (United States, England and China).