Sybil Van Riper Kleinmichel is a security and management systems expert. She is the founder and Managing Director of Sycheck Systems and Sycheck Foundation. These organizations help companies and non-profit organizations to facilitate rapid and positive change worldwide. As an FLI XCHANGE Certified Appreciative Inquiry Facilitator, she helps leaders transform themselves and their organizations, by asking powerful questions.
As a lead auditor in over 10 global ISO and other standards, Sybil has a proven track record in helping executives and their teams to identify strengths, co-create company strategies and achieve measurable success, both professionally and personally.
Before becoming a business leader and coach, Sybil spent two decades in leadership positions at companies in New York and Frankfurt including at Swiss Bank, Accenture, Deutsche Telekom and SYSGO AG. Her responsibilities included serving as a Financial Analyst, Quality Director, Head of Security Audit, VP Quality and CISO, respectively.
Originally from Santa Fe, New Mexico Sybil now lives near Frankfurt, Germany, where she serves senior executives world-wide. Sybil and her team of experts stand for reliability in service and creating measurable results. She is married and has two grown children. Hobbies include writing customer-specific standards and perennial gardening and hybridizing.