Played professional ice hockey in Germany for 13 years and, 1981-86, for the German National Team. 1991-98, Head Coach, VEU Feldkirch, Austria. 1994, founded the motivational speaking company Teamlife. 1997-2010, Head Coach, Swiss Ice Hockey National Team. Coached at 2002 Salt Lake City, 2006 Torino and 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games and at 12 World Championships. 2010-13, Coach, Edmonton Oilers, National Hockey League. Since 2013, Coach, Canadian Olympic Team. Since 2011, Member, Global Agenda Council on New Models of Leadership, World Economic Forum. Author of the bestseller Teamlife: Over Setbacks to Success (2001).