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educator , management consultant

Dieter Karl Schneidewind, German management consultant, educator. Named Businessman of Week, Businessman of Month, Businessman of Year, Asahi Shimbun, Japan, Best Foreign Businessman, Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai, Tokyo, 1980.

Background

Schneidewind, Dieter Karl was born on June 16, 1935 in Bochum, Germany. Son of Karl and Hedwig (Riedet) Schneidewind.

Education

Master of Business Administration, University Koln, Germany, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Social Psychology, University Koln, 1962.

Career

Analyst, programmer Siemens AG, Munich, 1960—1968. President Wella Japan, Tokyo, 1968—1978. Member executive board Wella AG, Darmstadt, Germany, 1978—1993, member supervisory board, 1993—2004.

Owner, president Amari Pacific Consultants, Zwingenberg, Germany, since 1994. Chairman BBT-JPN, Tokyo, since 1996. Advisor Biosun GmbH, Schwalbach, Germany, since 1989.

Lecturer European Institute of Business Administration (Institut Européen d'Administration des Affaires), Fontainebleau, France, 1980—1997, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, Switzerland, 1996—1997, Technology Union, Dresden, Germany, 1995—1996.

Membership

Member committee Gesellschaft fur Auswaetige Politik, Bonn, Germany, 1988—2000, Deutsche Hochschulreform, Bonn, 1995—1996. Board directors Schmalenbach Society Business Administration, Koln, 1991—2003. Member of East Asian Society, Asia Pacific Society (Koln) (president 1990—2000), Rotary (president Bensheim chapter 1997-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Canoeing, writing features, reading, travel.

Connections

Married Harumi Amari (deceased ). Children: Birgit, Bert, Iris-Aya Schneidewind Laemmerhirt. Married Khum Hee Choi, January 3, 1954.

father:
Karl Schneidewind

mother:
Hedwig (Riedet) Schneidewind

spouses:
Harumi Amari

Khum Hee Choi

children:
Birgit Schneidewind

Bert Schneidewind

Iris-Aya Schneidewind Laemmerhirt Schneidewind