In 1999, Stephan Hauke launched Domino International Ltd, a business consulting firm based in Auckland, New Zealand that provides services to the corporate market, individual business people, owner-operators, small and medium size companies and large organisations.
Stephan specialises in business consulting and coaching, management training and executive development, with a focus on leadership, marketing and branding.
Positions at senior level, Managing Director, General Manager, International Sales & Marketing Manager, combined with academic qualifications, M.B.A./Master in Business Administration from the University of Auckland, two M.A.'s/Master of Arts including an M.A. in Sports Sciences with a focus on Sports Psychology, and a Diploma, provided him with various opportunities to develop a number of management skills.
Stephan is converting academic management theories into practical business tools. Over the past 12 years, he has developed unique and innovative training modules that have been incorporated into numerous learning and development programs, e.g. "Opportunity Analysis", "S.T.A.R.T.-Program" and "Positive Domino Effect".
He has been working with large companies such as Air New Zealand and Mercedes Benz, and he is supporting small and medium size businesses in their effort to save money, time and resources while increasing their client base, revenue and profit.
Stephan's memberships include the Alumni University of Auckland, Auckland Regional Chamber of Commerce, BNI-Business Network International, CBES-The Royal New Zealand Coastguard Boating Education Service Ltd, CINZ-Conventions & Incentives New Zealand, CNR-Coastguard Northern Region Inc, HRINZ-Human Resources Institute of New Zealand Inc, NZIM-New Zealand Institute of Management, TIANZ-Tourism Industry Association New Zealand.
He is a Judge for the annual Business Excellence Awards, an accredited Mentor with BMNZ-Business Mentors New Zealand and a Mentor for the Young Enterprise Scheme (YES).
In his spare time, Stephan is involved in The Royal New Zealand Coastguard Boating Education Service Ltd, teaching Day-Skipper, Boatmaster, Coastal-Skipper, VHF-Radio and Advanced Sea Survival courses at the Auckland Marine Rescue Centre, and he is a skipper of the Auckland Blind Sailing Club Inc, racing and cruising with blind and vision impaired crew. In 2005, Stephan sailed on a 37ft-yacht 12,000 nautical miles from Auckland, New Zealand via the Great Barrier Reef across the Indian Ocean to Cape Town, South Africa.