President & CEO, International Health Consulting
Wolf Kirsten is Founder and President of International Health Consulting based in Tucson, Arizona and Hamburg, Germany (www.wolfkirsten.com).
His consulting portfolio is truly global, advising companies on health and well-being strategies such as Johnson & Johnson, IBM, Siemens and SAP in many regions of the world. In addition, he consults the World Health Organization (WHO) on developing global guidelines for Healthy Workplaces. He has also been advising the governments of the Kingdom of Bahrain and Mongolia on the development of a national strategy and infrastructure for health promotion.
Mr. Kirsten has published extensively on the global aspects of health promotion and wellness including the recently published book “Global Perspectives in Workplace Health Promotion” and benchmarking study “Winning Strategies in Global Workplace Health Promotion”. He currently is the President of the International Association of Worksite Health Promotion (IAWHP) and a co-host of the Global Healthy Workplace Awards.
Mr. Kirsten received his Master of Science in Health Promotion Management from American University in Washington, DC. He is a German native and lived many years abroad (United States, England, Brazil and China).