Dr. Michael Lewrick has had different roles over the last few years. He was responsible for strategic growth, acted as Chief Innovation Officer and laid the foundation for numerous growth initiatives in sectors that are in the digital transformation.
He is a motivational international speaker and teaches Design Thinking as a visiting professor at various universities. With his help, a number of international companies have developed and commercialized radical innovations. In his latest international bestselller, “The Design Thinking Playbook”, he postulated with his colleagues from Stanford University a new mindset of converging approaches of design thinking in digitization. The Playbook is available in a number of languages. At the moment, he works with Larry Leifer and Patrick Link on a new Design Thinking Toolbook, which will be launched in autumn 2018. In addition, he published recently "Design Thinking: Radikale Innnovationen in einer Digitalisierten Welt" (only available in German).
In addition, he is specialized on the Design of Business Ecosystems for Blockchain applications in the Crypto-Valley, Switzerland. His newest book "Live aus dem Krypto-Valley" answers questions, like "Why Blockchain?" for many stakeholders (e.g. management, start-ups, SMEs, Investors etc.).