Alexander Crueger

Head Of Partner Development, Europe & North America at World Economic Forum

Alexander Crueger has a diverse work experience in various industries. Alexander started their career as a Sales Representative at Kosmocar S.A., where they consistently met monthly sales targets for Volkswagen vehicles. Alexander then worked as a Marketing Manager Assistant at Heliostat Ltd, where they were responsible for product promotion through direct marketing and market research.

Crueger then moved to Thomson Reuters, where they held multiple roles. Alexander started as an Account Manager for Financial Institutions in Germany, managing a client base of 200 accounts and driving new sales. Alexander then became a Campaign Planning Manager for the EMEA region, responsible for planning and coordinating quarterly sales campaigns. Later, they worked as a Tactical Marketing Manager for Germany and Switzerland, where they defined and implemented sales and service campaigns. Finally, they served as a Customer Engagement Manager, leading the operational management of the customer engagement team and coordinating the sales operations and product teams.

Since 2010, Crueger has been working at the World Economic Forum. Alexander started as a Senior Partnership Manager for Financial Institutions, responsible for driving engagement with a portfolio of Strategic Partners. Alexander then became the Head of Financial Institutions, Strategic Partners, where they led a team and coordinated senior executive engagement. Alexander also served as the Acting Head of Aviation, Travel, and Tourism Industries, managing an additional team and implementing the strategy and activity portfolio.

Currently, Crueger is the Head of Cluster, Strategic Partners at the World Economic Forum. Alexander leads a team responsible for driving engagement with a portfolio of Strategic Partners from various industries, including banks, investors, insurance, mobility, and supply chain companies. Alexander sets the strategic direction for the team and ensures the retention, growth, and consistency of service towards the Forum's important partners.

Alexander Crueger's education history is as follows:

Alexander started their education in 1983 and attended Hellenic American Educational Foundation Athens College - Psychico College. Alexander obtained a High School Diploma from this institution.

After completing high school, Alexander pursued their Bachelor's degree and attended The American College of Greece from 1994 to 1998. Alexander majored in Organizational Behavior.

Later on, Alexander went on to attend Boston College Carroll School of Management from 2000 to 2002, where they obtained their M.B.A. degree. Their major was International Management.

In addition to their formal education, Alexander has also obtained several certifications. In 2004, they completed the Graduate Development Workshop offered by SAKER LYND INTERNATIONAL LIMITED. Alexander then achieved the Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute in 2010.

Furthermore, Alexander obtained the following certifications:

- The Management Challenge from DDI | Development Dimensions International in March 2009.

- Transformational Leadership from Saïd Business School, University of Oxford in August 2019.

- How to Manage Remote Teams from GitLab in September 2020.

- Sharpen Your Communication Skills from Stanford GSB Executive Education in August 2021.

- Management Excellence from FranklinCovey in March 2022.

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  • Head Of Partner Development, Europe & North America

    April 1, 2023 - present

  • Head Of Partner Development Europe North America

    March, 2023

  • Acting Head Of Aviation Travel And Tourism Industries

    September, 2022

  • Head Of Cluster Strategic Partners

    July, 2016

  • Head Of Financial Institutions Strategic Partners

    January, 2014

  • Senior Partnership Manager Financial Institutions

    December, 2010