Eleanor Tabi Haller-Jorden

President and CEO of The Paradigm Forum GmbH (TPF)

Eleanor Tabi Haller-Jorden is the President and CEO of The Paradigm Forum GmbH (TPF), a global consultancy and think tank operating at the intersection of social justice and workplace innovation. TPF works with forward-thinking corporate, governmental and academic partners to translate strategy, communication and experience-based learning into positive organizational change.

Previously, Ms. Haller-Jorden held the position of Senior Vice President Global Learning Strategies at Catalyst, where she designed cutting-edge initiatives to promote organizational inclusion and innovation in diverse cultural contexts. As General Manager of Catalyst Europe (CE) upon its founding in 2006, she worked with distinguished European corporate and academic members, as well as governments, to establish its reputation as an effective and agile strategic partner.

Prior to Catalyst, Ms. Haller-Jorden founded The Paradigm Group, an international consultancy noted for its research capabilities and programs in workplace design and cross-cultural management. She has held the positions of Officer at J.P. Morgan; Lead Partner at HNC Consulting; Executive Director at The Learning Labs; and Founder of the Public Policy Centre in Philadelphia (US).

Ms. Haller-Jorden is a frequent media contributor, speaker and lecturer. Apart from giving the keynote address at the 2015 Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Annual Summit, 2014 International Women’s Conference (Belfast) and 2014 European Commission International Women’s Day Conference, she spoke at the 2014 Women’s Forum (Deauville) and Zurich-based chapter of TED. She has been interviewed for the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, BBC and CNN; and featured in Profiles in Diversity Journal, Careerpreneurs (Lessons from Leading Women Entrepreneurs on Building a Career Without Boundaries) by Dorothy Perrin Moore and Capitalizing on the Global Workforce by Michael S. Schell and Charlene Marmer Solomons.

Ms. Haller-Jorden has been appointed to two initiatives founded by Hillary Clinton: the Vital Voices Global Partnership as a Global Ambassador, and the Women in Public Service Project as a faculty member during the 2013 Summer Institute Peacebuilding and Development. She has been named a European Thought Leader by the IBM Global Innovation Outlook initiative. In addition, she has acted as a jury member for both the Cisco Networking Academy’s European & Emerging Market Awards and the Opportunity Now 2014 and 2015 Awards.

Ms. Haller-Jorden attended Princeton University as an advanced standing scholar and Bryn Mawr College, where she earned her B.A. magna cum laude in History. She was named a Sage Fellow in Design & Environmental Analysis at Cornell University. She holds a M.Sc. in Industrial Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science.