Harald Katzmair, born in 1969, is the founder and director at FAS.research, a Social Network Analytics & Strategy firm located in Vienna and New York. Over the last 12 years, Harald has developed a unique and proprietary set of tools and technologies to empower decision makers in Civil Society, Key Account Management, Stakeholder Relations, HR and Organizational Development to navigate through the increasing complexities of our connected world.
In hundreds of international engagements, Haraldâ€™s visionary understanding of networks has helped Fortune 500 clients (HP, Xerox, Kodak, Allianz, Pfizer, Abbott , UPS etc.) as well as leading nonprofits (Packard Foundation, Tides Foundation, Global Footprint Network, etc.) reach their goals. Harald and his international team understand the patterns of interrelations and influence and turns market and organizational data into network maps and network strategies.
Harald holds a degree in Social Science and Philosophy (University of Vienna), is lecturer, visiting scholar, and invited guest speaker at various universities (Stanford University, Carnegie Mellon University, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration etc.). His main focus are the areas of networks and resilience. Because of the increasing unpredictability of our economic future, Harald's mission is to provide new means to empower executives and their organizations to make robust decisions and to enhance their leadership capabilities for resilient and effective action.