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Chris Litherland FCIPD, SHRM-SCP, Founder & Principal Consultant
Mariposa Consulting International, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

As the Founder and Principal Consultant with Mariposa Consulting International, Chris Litherland works as an Organization Effectiveness Consultant, Executive Coach and Business Advisor.  He is focused on the strategic challenges in Organization Productivity & Performance, Leadership Development & Assessment, Culture & Value-Chain, Talent Management, Employee Engagement (EX/CX) & Recognition, Executive Coaching, Business Mentoring, and the Future of Work. He is a Culture Change evangelist.

Chris has held several senior international HR roles with major companies including SAS, Fujitsu, and Intermec by Honeywell.  He’s a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD, SHRM-SCP certified, a former member of SHRM’s Global Advisory Board, and a founding member of their Leadership Board in Austria & Germany. Chris is a member of the Workforce Intelligence Board; an Advisory Board Member with Career Opportunities International; and Leadership Advisor to iCOM4 Pty Ltd. Chris regularly speaks at global conferences, in webinars, and at in-company events. Topics have included: “The Future of Capitalism;” “Employer Branding & Employee Engagement;” "Corporate Social Responsibility & EVP;" "Culture Value Chain - The Road to Higher Performance;" “Cyber Security–Insider Threat;” and the Future of Work (global considerations to empower & enable employees).

Chris is a keen supporter of charitable causes and organizations, including Save the Children, UNICEF, and the International Red Cross (German Red Cross).  Originally from the UK, for the past 20 years Chris has been based in Germany. His mottos are: #learn2live #live2learn and #grow2learn #learn2grow