brigitte schaden

enable2change expert

Mag.a Brigitte Schaden is a management consultant, coach and business mediator.

She is president of Projekt Management Austria, the Austrian member association of IPMA (International Project Management Association) and chairman of GAPPS (Global Alliance for Project Performance Standards). She is working as an international assessor for IPMA and she is the first assessor for the certification bodies of Romania and Greece. She is an Honorary Fellow of the project management associations in Australia, Greece and Nepal and a lecturer at the University of Klagenfurt and several Universities of Applied Science.

During her career of 30 plus years Brigitte has gained valuable experience in organisations and in project management roles of varying complexity. She has been active in national and international industries, such as production and trading, oil and gas, aerospace, engineering, banking, media and the insurance sector. Brigitte held speeches at national and international conferences (Brazil, China, India, Korea, South Africa, Australia, Nepal, etc.) and has a broad international network.

Brigitte studied Insurance Mathematics and Computer Technology. Between 2005 and 2012 she was Vice President, President and Chairman of the International Project Management Association.


  • Business Mediation
  • Coaching as a support function in change processes
  • Standards in project management
  • Managing Project-oriented Companies
  • Social competences and leadership in an international context

Languages: German, English