Markus Pertl Managing Partner
Markus Pertl established Stern Stewart & Co. as a leading independent strategy consultancy boutique. Today, our clients include international companies and institutional investors as well as large private companies.
And in addition to the consulting business he takes on entrepreneurial responsibility. He founded The Stern Stewart Institute, which he manages as Chairman. The independent, non-profit organization promotes entrepreneurship and responsibility through, for instance, entrepreneurial foundation projects in Africa and an international Think Tank which culminates once a year at the Annual Summit with around 200 international leaders and thinkers from business, politics and science. He is also the publisher of the Stern Stewart Institute Periodical.
Markus Pertl is also a member of the advisory committee of the Global Leadership Foundation (GLF), a non-profit organization directed by the Noble Peace Prize laureate, F. W. de Klerk. The GLF is an organization of former heads of state and promotes responsible governance around the world. Moreover, Markus Pertl is a trustee of the Heerema Group, one of the world’s leading players in the offshore oil and gas industry.
Markus Pertl has been working for Stern Stewart since 1996. He studied at the Vienna School of Economics and completed his MBA at the Community of European Management Schools.