Leo Hopf, the founder and CEO of Teamhopf, works with senior executive teams to bring clarity and alignment to their most pressing strategic issues. As an independent consultant, he also coaches, guides, and trains his clientsâ personnel at all levels to improve their decision making and strategic thinking capabilities. He teaches at Stanford University and at the Carlson School at the University of Minnesota where he has been named a Fellow of Executive Education.
He was the Managing Director of Strategic Decisions Groupâs (SDGâs) 70-person home office in Menlo Park, CA, and served on the SDG Executive Committee. SDG, a profitable and growing management consulting firm, has been dedicated for over three decades to helping companies create superior shareholder return and achieve lasting change.
Leo has worked in a variety of business sectors from telecommunications, to mining, engineering and construction, and health care. He has led major consulting engagements in Indonesia, Singapore, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, and Kuwait. He has served on the Board of Directors and the Board of Advisors for numerous startups and has delivered the keynote address at a conference for raising funds for new ventures.
Leo Hopf earned a Masters of Business Administration degree with highest distinction from the Amos Tuck School, and has B.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering and in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. He received the Walter Jacobs Prize for inspiring confidence and enthusiasm amongst his peers at Tuck.
His book, Renovate Your Business, written with William Welter, was published by Adams Media.