Ulrike is a professional Career and Life Coach.
She matriculated from High School in Northern Germany and expanded her studies for futher two years at a College in Lübeck, Germany.
She started her career as a trainee with an Import company in Hamburg. After moving to South Africa her corporate business experience started with Schwarzkopf (Hair care products) within the operational departments. Thereafter Ulrike worked at Novotrans International Forwarders who was found by her husband Dirk Schöttler in 1994. Gaining vast experience after fourteen years as the Operations Director, Ulrike uses her lonstanding experience, primarily dealing with people in Management and therefore understanding the business and career contexts and challenges of the people she coaches.
She realized that we all have the potential to be more than what we have become.
This motivated Ulrike to study and accomplish a coaching Course with Elsabe Manning, the well known Executive & Business Coach and Author of “Up the Corporate Ladder – Professionalism in the workplace”. To further her studies she joined “I-coach Academy” from Middlesex, UK and completed the Star Coach Training and Leadership Development Programme, ACTP.
Ulrike masters the German language and offers this to her German clients.
Ulrike is a proud member of COMENSA (Coaches and Mentors of South Africa). COMENSA is a non-profit body that aims to support professional coaching and mentoring practice in South Africa through developing and supporting standards and ethics.