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Stefan-Christoph Methner

"I am a creative manager with a focus on delivering business results by leveraging more than 10 years of experience working along the creative value chain, where I drive effectiveness across different streams within regional and global organisations, while using common design and business thinking and methodology with a general administrative economic approach on products, brands and ventures, to support transformational processes by introducing iterative learnings and market insights into innovative strategies and operations."


analyses & conception

creating awareness by using analytical methods, models and techniques to understand human behaviour within an organisation is the first step to create a positive possible future...

start up empowerment

socio- cultural approach

new ways of working

HR- innovations

product design

apparel & fashion

culture & arts

curation - "taking care"



Economic Design

2010 – Present

Managing direction for strategic brandcentric design concepts & corporate development reaching out from product creation to HR, company programs and campaign support.

Bachelor Professional - Business Administration 

IHK - German Chamber of Commerce Academy

2018 - 2019

Studies in the fields of micro & macro economic focusing general business & management, investment & financing, accounting, marketing, logistics, HR, legal, taxes & leadership


Project Lead

02/ 2017 – 12/2017

Economic empowerment for start up consortium, hands-on consolidation & organisation development with special focus on brand building, marketing, PR.

adidas originals

Product Designer

03/ 2014 – 10/ 2015

Global apparel design of main image, basic & premium capsule collections according leading creative direction.


Curator and Developer

06/ 2013 – Present

Q17/Q18 is an open curation concept transposed in a biennial offspace festival with a wide variety of projects & events.


adidas by Stella McCartney

Technical Designer & Assistant

04/ 2008 – 10/ 2010

Technical designer and assistant to the heads of adidas by Stella McCartney design team, supporting all stages of brand and product creation processes for innovational fashion & sports performance clothing line.

National Theatre Nuremberg

Costume Design Internship

07/ 2007 - 02/ 2008

Support to all stages of concept development and production.

B5 technical college, Nürnberg

Apparel and Fashion

2006 – 2007


Strenesse AG

Tailoring, Dual Apprenticeship

2004 – 2006


Business College, Bad Urach

General Education

2002 – 2003