Since almost 60 years „Die Akademie“ accompanied managers on their career path and personal development process. More than 8500 managers yearly, and more than 700,000 overall, made „Die Akademie“ become on oft he biggest and renowned management institutes in the german area.
From 1997 to 2012 Daniel F. Pinnow was CEO of the 1956 in Bad Harzburg founded „Akademie für Führungskräfte der Wirtschaft GmbH“. He phased-out the outdated „Harzburger Modell“ by Prof. Dr. Reinhard Höhn, which helped the academy to it’s great success in the 60ies and 70ies. He introduced the systemic leadership model and thus led the academy back to the top oft he german management academies. In 2005 he moved the headquaters of the academy to Überlingen, Bodensee.
As Member of the Cognos Group, a leading european provider in the education market with 70 sites, 3000 employees and with a yearly total of 1400 education and training offers, „Die Akademie“ guarantees the newest know-how in education and personal development.