Awaris Team

Wolfgang Sauer

Facilitator and coach

After many years in leadership roles in the financial industry Wolfgang now works as a systemic coach, mindfulness trainer and in strategic human resource development. Mindfulness-based methods and perspectives are an integral part of his life and work.

Why am I working for Awaris?
Awaris has a clear focus and combines current research with business practice, especially in the areas of mindfulness and leadership. The Awaris team is characterized by high competence and high standards of integrity.

Wolfgang Sauer,
Facilitator and coach


  • Facilitator for mindfulness in organizations (Kalapa Academy)
  • Systemic coach and team developer (ISB | Institute for Systemic Consulting, Dr. Bernd Schmid)
  • Training as a mindfulness teacher (IFA | Institute for Mindfulness, Dr. Linda Lehrhaupt)
  • Certified facilitator in the project “Mindful Universities” (Friedrich Schiller University and Ernst Abbe University, Jena)
  • Accredited Master for INSIGHTS MDI
  • Degree in Business Administration (University of Saarbrücken)


  • Many years of own mindfulness and meditation practice
  • Self-employed management consultant with focus on banks and investment companies
  • Lecturer at the ebs European Business School
  • 5 years freelance in management consulting (leadership development, team development, coaching, mindfulness training)
  • Many years of management responsibility in banks and other companies in the financial sector as board member and managing director
  • Training and coaching experience in various industries and settings (e.g. retail, IT, finance, automotive, manufacturing industry, research institutions)


  • German
  • English

My passion

Shaping the future and change: consciously and sustainably – opening up development spaces for people

My motivation is to accompany people and organizations in and during change: Change your brain, that changes the world.

Wolfgang Sauer,
Facilitator and coach