Horst Harrant

Horst Harrant was born in 1957 and now lives with his wife near Rosenheim. He has been working as a freelance project management trainer and consultant since 2002 and is part of the CONTUR GmbH network with the thematic focus on project management. 

After an education as a communications equipment mechanic and information electronics technician, Horst Harrant worked as a computer technician, technical manager, sales team leader and project manager before specializing in training and consulting on project management. He participated in various courses (technical) and trainings (customer talks, price law, negotiation skills, etc.). He completed a trainer certification and a certification as Project Management Professional PMP® according to PMI. 

His deep expertise in project management is based on his many years of experience as a project manager of major international projects, including in the telecommunications sector (e.g. project management, coordination of subcontractors and the project team consisting of employees from the development, system test and service departments, central contact to the customer, contract negotiations, performance of availability calculations, system acceptance) and air traffic control (e.g. head of the project consortium, technical and scheduling coordination of the project team of approx. 15 employees and the subcontractors. Central contact person to the customer, execution of negotiations. Worldwide deployment through the distributed locations).
His work focuses on design, conception, development and implementation of seminars in the area of project management, project management introduction, assumption of project leadership and project manager coaching. Due to his project experience he has intercultural experience in South/East Asia, Middle East, CIS, USA, England, France and other European countries. He is the author of several books on project management. 

Horst Harrant enjoys traveling, scuba diving, golf and riding his Harley. 

Horst Harrant