Sandja Brügmann is a sustainable leadership, business and communication expert; international speaker, author, and founder and Managing Director of The Passion Institute.
She was named one of the “world’s leadership gurus” by the Danish Executive Leadership Association. At The Passion Institute, Sandja and her team have helped the global business community to create strong brands and extraordinary leaders with an ambition and focus on intelligent business drivers, sustainability & social-good change for the past 15 years.
Sandja advocates for systemic solution thinking and being to drive business to be part of the solution, investing in leadership and organizational consciousness, and a shift where success is measured far beyond financial profit. Her business portfolio includes respected companies including LEGO, Sustainable Brands, Crocs, Spier, ITO EN, Promote Iceland, The Body Shop, F5, DIS, Global Fund for Women, Drive Business and University of Colorado Boulder.
She’s an invited guest lecturer at international academic programs, on the board of directors ‘brain trust’ of Leading Humans, the Director of F5 Inspiring Women business network for top performing Danish Women Executives. She is part of a team launching the first Inclusive Leadership program in Denmark, co-funded by the Danish Innovation Fund and Living Institute, experts in diversity intelligence. She teaches Women & Leadership at DIS – accredited US university partner in Scandinavia to Harvard, UC Berkeley etc.