After more than 15 years of experience in various management positions, Marianne KOPF founded VAIGA in 1999 as a boutique consultancy specializing in sustainable business strategies and aligned communications. VAIGA also provides coaching services for organizations and individuals, helping them to anticipate and manage change and transitions.
Her background in a highly demanding and international business to business environment built up her proven expertise as a change catalyst and broadened her professional network across Europe.
With a profound interest in sustainable and responsible business practices, combined with a great empathy for people from all cultures, she has developed a way of working based on authenticity, trust and commitment.
Initially trained in economics, she holds a Master in Arts & Communications (Groupe EAC Paris) and a diploma in Clinical Psychology of Organizations (INSEAD). Through various professional training programs delivered by HEC, IMD, Chicago University and other educational institutions, she continuously updated her skills and developed new competencies.
Marianne is a member of the International Society for the Psychoanalytical Study of Organizations (ISPSO) and an Alumni of INSEAD. She is also a coach of the Cartier Women Initiative since 2008.
Marianne Kopf is one of those exceptional women in international business who possess a wide range of talents and fine business acumen. Anyone who considers using her services can do so with trust and confidence but also can count on strict adherence to promises made. This provides a safe bet that an investment made in a project under her leadership will be repaid in due course in the form of additional revenue.
Based in Melbourne, Véronique KOPF has been a partner in VAIGA since 2001. She offers marketing and communication services, including events and web development, to a growing Australian B2B and B2C client base. She is also a wellbeing and lifestyle coach. Together with Marianne, she develops a series of workshops and retreats in Europe and Asia Pacific with Zen Attitude.