lothar franz

Organization development consultant and trainer
Master’s degree in education
* 1950


  • Leadership training
  • Process guidance, large group interventions such as Open Space, etc.
  • Training of Conflict management and Negotiation techniques
  • Team building, Group dynamics
  • Executive coaching
  • Working language: German and English


  • Many years of experience in Education, Consulting, Team development, Coaching and Training
  • Partner of mitte consult
  • Member of German Association for Group Dynamics und Organisational Dynamics (DGGO)


  • 2 ½ years of education in organization consulting with a focus on process and systemic consulting, TRIAS Cologne
  • Certified trainer for group dynamics (DGGO)
  • 4-year education in gestalt psychology and gestalt education, GTA Gießen / IGG Berlin

In addition:

  • Certified to administer the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI)
  • Training in Large group interventions, Open Space, Future Search
  • Training in Emotional Intelligence and Diversity in leadership training (E/I/D/I, Los Angeles, USA)
  • Advanced Consultation Skills Development Program, Ph. D. Edwin Nevis, MIT Boston, USA)


  • Teaching degree, Pädagogische Hochschule Rheinland
  • Study of Educational Science, RWTH Aachen
  • Study of Continuing Education Management, TU Berlin