Isabel Bonacker

Deputy Chairwoman of the Board

Dr Babor GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

Since 2014 Isabel Bonacker leads the family company Dr. BABOR GmbH & Co. KG, the European market leader in professional skincare. In the supervisory board, she represents the owning family together with her cousin Martin Grablowitz. Her role is focused on promoting the modernization and positioning of the brand as an international leader in the development of precision skincare.

Previously, Isabel worked for the nonprofit-organization Ashoka in the field of social entrepreneurship and is still actively involved as a supporter. As consultant with McKinsey & Company between 1992 and 1998 she led many international projects to success. Isabel studied law and completed a Master of Business Administration at INSEAD Fontainebleau. She lives with her husband and three children near Frankfurt.


Panel Discussion

Leading in the New Disrupted World of Work

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA/Germany (Moderator)

Isabel Bonacker | Dr Babor GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

Barbara Holzapfel | Microsoft Education, USA

Simona Scarpaleggia | IKEA AG, Switzerland

Eva-Lotta Sjöstedt | Georg Jensen, Denmark