Rainer Petek is an extreme alpinist who has climbed some of the most difficult climbs and as a Professional Mountain Guide he has also led teams to conquer extreme climbing routes in the Alps & Himalayas.
Rainer’s extraordinary experiences in extreme adversity have taught him about leadership and survival in uncertainty – principles that he now teaches other leaders all over the world.
Since 1998 he has worked with global players in the fields of strategy, change and leadership development. His unique story has put him on the main stages in 25 different countries and four continents worldwide.
Rainer is the author of 10 books including “The Nordwand-Principle – How to manage uncertainty” which has been a long-seller since 2006 in Germany where he now lives. His last book “Masters of Uncertainty” was published worldwide in autumn 2020.