With regard to “more success in business” there is no way around Andreas Buhr. The entrepreneur, bestselling author and repeatedly awarded international top-speaker is considered a prodigy in his field. For 35 years, he thrilled his audiences at major business-education panels and sales congresses with his sales and leadership know-how as well as his propositions about business success. Andreas Buhr inspires with his leading-edge strategies and hands-on practical pointers. Andreas Buhr is the founder and CEO of the Buhr & Team Akademie for more success in business, which was established in Dusseldorf in 2006.
His team of training experts specializes in leadership and sales trainings. Parallel to studying for his MBA, Andreas Buhr started his career in 1980, in financial services, being responsible for leadership and sales in the field. At only 28 years, he had established himself as the head of one of the largest sales organizations/companies in Europe. Up until 2005, Andreas Buhr was responsible for 280.000 customers with 3 billion Euro turnover and more than 1.000 employees in his sales force.
The highly awarded Trainer of the Year was chairman of the German Speakers Association (GSA), the second-largest speakers’ association worldwide, from 2013 to 2015 and received a place in their Hall of Fame. Andreas Buhr is also
member of the American National Speakers Association (NSA). As early as 2010, he was honoured by the NSA in Orlando with the rare title of Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), being the first European awarded that title. Next to various other distinctions, he received the Human Excellence Award this autumn.
Andreas Buhr lives with his wife and two sons in Dusseldorf. His second passion is sports: he is a dedicated marathon marathon finisher (amongst others three-time participant of the New York Marathon), skiing instructor and committed golfer. Even in his private life he never fails to find new and ambitious goals: recently, he participated in a Mount Everest Tour.