Effective Corporate Director & Global Advisor with expertise in strategy, transformation, startups, and growth.
Michael Marquardt is a solutions-focused Senior Executive, Advisor, and Board Member with more than 20 years of success across corporate security and consulting industries. His broad areas of expertise include global strategy, global operations, business transformation, and growth.
Michael holds a leadership position as the Chief Executive Officer of Global Kompass Strategies, Inc. where he provides guidance on achieving global business objectives and on successfully navigating strategic challenges. He also serves as a Global Business Advisor for Factory Berlin and is spearheading Factory's global expansion, building and establishing key partnerships around the world.
Michael additionally leads as the Chairman and President Commissioner for PT AA International Indonesia and was the Global Advisor for CSC as well as the President for Freeh Group International Solutions. He has been recognized by the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) with its highest credential (Board Leadership Fellow), featuring him as a speaker and author on corporate governance and global directorship issues.
Michael obtained his Master's in Chemistry from the University of Virginia, a Bachelor's Degree in Medical Biology, Humanities from the University of New England, and studied French Language and Literature at the University of Geneva. He serves on the boards of Commonwealth Trust Company, Strategic Partnerships, LLC, and the American Cancer Society, where he chairs the governance committee.