German born Volker, naturalised as a British Citizen in 2017, where he has lived for over 15 years, holds an MBA degree from Aberdeen University, where he also completed a ‘first class’ Bachelor (Hons) degree in mechanical engineering.

In the summer of 2003 Volker Ballueder achieved his Master Practitioner in NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming). This supports his keen interest in coaching, personal development and productivity management. In 2013 he published his first book, “Productivity of Life”. 2017 saw the release of his next, more in depth, edition of the book: #BeBetter. Since then he gained further coaching and personal development qualifications.

In 2004 Volker Ballueder moved to London where he has since been working in the Digital Marketing Industry and lead the expansion of one of the first service providers for Real Time Bidding (RTB) and programmatic advertising in the UK. He since had senior roles across the industry and positioned data companies, consulted on programmatic strategies and helped start-ups on commercial positioning.

Outside work he enjoys a “country life” in the South Downs whilst still commuting daily to the “big smoke”. A full CV including recommendations can be found on his LinkedIn profile.

In his spare time he spends time with his family, gets up at 5 am to keep fit (running, swimming, weights, mountain biking, Tai Chi), enjoys cooking, good wine or a game of chess.

Spellings of his name are:

Volker Ballueder
Volker Ballüder
Volker Balluder