Prof. Dr. Martin R. Stuchtey

Martin Stuchtey is the Founder and Managing Partner of SYSTEMIQ Ltd., a company that develops new markets and assets in the sustainability space. He has worked at McKinsey for 20 years, most recently as Director of the Center for Business and Environment. In 2006, Martin Stuchtey co-founded McKinsey’s Sustainability Practice, working with numerous corporate, government and social sector clients on the challenges of climate change, water scarcity, ocean degradation and  resource depletion at large.
He is an initiator of the 2030 Water Resources Group, a long-time strategic advisor to the World Economic Forum and the author of “A Good Disruption – Redefining Growth in the Twenty-first Century”. Martin Stuchtey served as a company commander in the German Alpine forces and worked as geologist in Southern Africa. He holds a BSc. Hons.-degree in economic geology/mineralogy from Rhodes University (South Africa), a Masters in business economics from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management (Germany), an MBA from Lancaster University (UK) and a Ph.D. in regional economics from the Technical University of Dresden.

He is a professor for Resource Strategy and Management at Innsbruck University. He, his wife and their six children live at Lake Starnberg in Germany and Anras, Tirol.