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) and since works part time as a coach, adding new qualifications on a regular basis. This supports his keen interest in coaching, personal development and productivity management. In 2017 he released his book: #BeBetter. Since 2018 he is the host of the podcast Stories of Success.

In 2004 Volker Ballueder moved to London where he has since been working in the Digital Marketing Industry (adtech, ad technology, marketing technology, data) and lead the expansion of one of the first service providers for Real Time Bidding (RTB) and programmatic advertising in the UK and EMEA. He since had senior roles across the industry and positioned data companies, consulted on programmatic strategies and helped start-ups on commercial positioning. A full CV including recommendations can be found on his LinkedIn profile.

Outside work he enjoys a “country life” in the South Downs whilst still commuting daily to the “big smoke”.

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