Karin Beutelschmidt is the founder of the School of Facilitating and the divida Foundation.
Beutelschmidt studied German literature, journalism and sociology and gained an additional qualification in business administration for medium-sized companies. She is managing director of Ökotopia GmbH and supervisory board member of Oktoberdruck AG as well as founding founder and managing director of the divida foundation. Since 2002 she is self-employed as Trainer, Coach and Facilitator and founder of the School of Facilitating. Together with Renate Franke, Markus Püttmann and Barbara Zuber she has the book "Facilitating Change. More than Change Management ".