Nicolas Gattig, Performance Coach, joined Stand & Deliver as a performance coach and curriculum designer. He has worked with Cisco, Stanford University, and the California State Fund, as well as numerous business people worldwide. He has an MS in Education from Temple University, with a focus on second-language acquisition.
After working as an English teacher in San Francisco, Nicolas spent eight years in Tokyo, Japan, where he worked with Hitachi Business International, coaching executives and managers in high-performance communication. Joining the largest education company in Japan, he designed curricula for Japanese high schools, including a pioneer program for Critical Thinking and discussion skills.
Nicolas has published short stories and writes essays and book reviews for the Japan Times. He is working on a book of essays about cross-cultural communication, as well as a novel about a curious hotel in Vienna.