Joachim Rottluff


Work experience
40 years

German & English

Herausfinden, was die soziale Welt im Innersten zusammenhält



  • Graduated in Social Sciences (Diplom Sozialwirt)
  • Personnel officer in retailing and in the chemical industry (1976-1979)
  • Scientific supervision of several commercial pilot projects of the German Federal Institute for Vocational Training (1979-1990); two-year experimental project at the University of Hannover, Germany, (contact studies for commercial vocational training), since 1986 assistant professor at the University of Hannover
  • Several multi-year training programmes in organisational development, communication, ethics and value management, time management and Total Quality Management
  • Independent consultant since 1983
  • From 1991 until 1995, first a member of the Supervisory Board, later in the Board of Directors of QMS AG
  • Associate of Metrion Management Consulting

Fields of Expertise

  • Consulting and trainings for strategic organisational development.
  • Designing and setting up of vocational training structures in Germany and Korea, Qartar, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Ethiopia
  • Setting up integrated management systems in the framework of the EFQM concept
  • Lecturer for the TÜV Nord Academy for project management, quality and environmental management

Selected Publications

  • Stein, H., Böker, H., Rottluff, J. & Schneider, H.-J.: (2005): VW Coaching GmbH – Time from Strategy to Results: Integration bewährter Management Tools. In: Kudernatsch, D. und Fleschhut, P. [eds.]: Management Excellence, Strategieumsetzung durch innovative Führungs- und Steuerungssysteme. Schäffer-Poeschel, Stuttgart
  • Rottluff, J. & Schneider, H.-J. (2004): Qualitätsmanagement und gelebte Wertekultur; in Wieland, Josef . [eds.]: Handbuch Wertemanagement. Murmann, Hamburg
  • Rottluff, J. (1992): Selbständig Lernen – Arbeiten mit Leittexten. Beltz, Weinheim
  • Rottluff, J. (1988): New Methods of In-company Training in Western Industries. In: Gronwald, D.; Hass, J. & Schilling, E. [eds.]: The Education of Field Engineers and Instructors
  • Kröll, W., Schubert, U., Schubert, G. & Rottluff, J. (1984): Mehr Selbständigkeit und Teamarbeit in der Berufsbildung. BIBB-Schriftenreihe “Modellversuche zur beruflichen Bildung”, Edition 18, Berlin