I am a nature- and people-loving ambivert who is bringing together her passions for personal development and living an impactful life.

My goal is to inspire and help people live a life of purpose that is deeply satisfying for the individual and also serving the world.

I have a professional background in finance, a PhD in science, and I am currently training as a mindfulness meditation teacher. 

I am a loving wife, mom of twins, dog mom, friend, business owner – and simply me.

official Bio

Dr. Susanne von der Becke is founder and CEO of VDB Insights, a platform seeking to help people make a conscious impact in their professional and personal lives.  She is a published author and has been invited as an expert speaker on global financial crises, high frequency trading, money and banking, as well as mindful impact.

Susanne has over 15 years of professional experience in the finance industry. Before co-founding VDB Group, she was a vice president at LGT Capital Partners in Pfäffikon/Zurich and a director at Lehman Brothers in London. She holds a PhD in science from ETH Zurich. Moreover, she holds a CEMS master’s in management and a BSC in industrial relations from the London School of Economics. She is also an alumna of Harvard Business School, where she completed the General Management Program. Susanne is currently training as a certified mindfulness meditation teacher with Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach.

Susanne is a co-owner and a member of the Advisory Board of VDB Group. She is also currently serving as Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Klosters Forum – a forum dedicated to advancing solutions to some of our most pressing environmental challenges by bringing together experts and change makers across different industries.

She has been honored as a “Rising Talent” by the Women’s Forum for the Economy & Society.

„We are currently approaching social and environmental tipping points. How these will shape our future will depend on our willingness to do both inner and outer work“

Susanne von der Becke, PhD.