Dr. Jürgen Faisst

On a mission to enhance the legibility of reports, presentations and dashboards by applying a consistent visual design. Co-author of the game-changing book "SOLID | OUTLINED | HATCHED – How visual consistency helps better understand reports, presentations and dashboards". Experienced C-level manager, appreciated instructor, well-versed notation expert, passionate musician and frequent key-note speaker at international conferences.


Jürgen has been working with Rolf Hichert in various capacities for more than 20 years. After receiving his doctorate in 1992, he started his career at MIK GmbH, a software company co-founded by Rolf, where he became a managing partner. In 1998 he joined business intelligence pioneer MIS AG, supported the company’s IPO and became COO and CTO of the board. From 2005 to 2013 Jürgen served as CEO of Thinking Networks AG, a leading supplier of corporate planning systems.

In 2013 he joined HICHERT+FAISST IBCS Institute as Managing Partner. Today, he also serves as Managing Director of the IBCS Association.

Lectures and articles

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