Ole Hoyer is the CEO and Founder of 1 change. In the past 10 years, Ole has trained and coached a large number of Executives, Managers and Talents in global companies in the US, Europe and Asia on how to increase resilience, build capacity and optimize performance in all aspects of their lives.
Based in New York, he is truly passionate about contributing on a global scale and making a difference for organizations, individuals and communities.
Ole is also the Founder and Chairman of Periamma – a non-profit organization based in Copenhagen, Chennai and New York. Today the Periamma organization supports 4,500 students at 20 schools in India, Kenya, Uganda and Thailand, and creates social impact by developing sustainable projects related to entrepreneurship, micro-finance and education.
Ole is inspired by a number of teachers: HH the 17th Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje, Lama Ole Nydahl, Anthony Robbins, David Deida and Soleira Green. Over the past 10 years, he has received on-going training from those teachers.
As he practices Tibetan Buddhism and Yoga, Ole spends a substantial amount of time each year taking retreats to constantly develop his awareness and mindset.
Ole is a World-traveller, and truly enjoys yoga, meditation, warrior training, dance, healthy food and to spend quality time with family and close friends.
Sander Markiet is Management Consultant in 1 change. It could be said that Sander Markiet has a tiny obsession for helping others to become better every, single, day. His fixation for development stems from a firm belief that we as humans have infinite potential to grow in all aspects of life. As Management Consultant for 1 change he uses his natural abilities to connect, challenge and coach people and organizations to help them thrive.
Sander has been connected to the world of Leadership development on a personal and organizational level for the past six years, working for various leadership institutes across Europe. Hundreds of leaders & talents have experienced Sander`s training, facilitation and coaching in order to create sustainable and impactful changes. Sander has a Masters` degree in Business Development and Promotion from the University of Applied Science in Lucerne with a focus on cultural and transformational development in organizations.
As a former wine expert Sander enjoys good conversations over an occasional glass of excellent wine. Furthermore, in his spare time he enjoys his daily meditation practice, reading personal growth books, doing cross fit and kite surfing as well as connecting to nature by going skiing and hiking in the Swiss Alps.
Søren Bang Nielsen
Søren is Management Consultant in 1 change. Søren engages with clients to help people gain insight into the workings of the human body and mind, and how this can be utilized in our pursuit of self-improvement. Two aspects drive Sørens work – a genuine ambition for progress and development, and a firm belief that insight and knowledge is the foundation for making good and informed decisions, be it at work or in life in general.
For the past 4 years Søren has led and developed the non-profit organization Periamma, where his focus has been on organizational development and employee engagement through passion and empathy. Today, Periamma is a thriving platform for people who wish to contribute to and engage in social impact projects across the world.
On a personal level, Søren is guided by the pursuit of balance between all aspects of life – work, social, family and self. He believes that the best way to achieve this is to know and reflect upon yourself and your priorities in life. At home he lives with his wife, with whom he already spent more than half his life, and their two kids. He loves exploring and experiencing music from the far and strange corners of the globe and is an avid sci-fi reader.