Institute of Microtraining_Dieter Duftner

Mag. Dieter Duftner

The Institute of Microtraining was founded in 2010 by Dieter Duftner. He had lead the company to becoming a renowned provider of continuing professional development in Austria, which continues now its international expansion.

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Dr. Arnd Halbach

Arnd Halbach manages the business of the Institute of Microtraining together with Dieter Duftner since march 2015 .

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Mag. (FH) Mario Pfeiffer, MSc

Mario Pfeiffer is the COO of the Institute of Microtraining and manages the company’s growth since the foundation in 2010.

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Dipl.-Kfm. Marco Abel
Head of Trainer-Network Development

Marco Abel coaches the franchise partners and developes the trainer network.

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Mag. Ottokar Kelz
Finance & controlling

Ottokar Kelz is responsible for finance and controlling within the Institute of Microtraining.

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Jennifer Handle
Partner management

Jennifer Handle works as the partner manager of the Institute of Microtraining.


Christian Schernthaner, MSc
Head of Product

Christian Schernthaner is responsible for product development and methodology/instructional design. His tasks include the conception and implementation of trainer certification and further development of learning material.

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Christian Becker
Franchise development

Christian Becker is head of franchise development at the Institute of Microtraining.

Institute of Microtraining_Julia Krapohl

Julia Krapohl
Communication und marketing

Julia Krapohl is the interface between content, coaching and press in the areas of communication and marketing.

Institute of Microtraining_Natalia Kossowska

Natalia Kossowska
Marketing & PR

Natalia Kossowska supports the Institute of Microtaining in marketing and public relations.