The Jochen Menges talk is on how to maintain high performance at work and specifically speaks to managers who may be unintentionally overworking their employees. The speaker currently works as a university lecturer at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School, specializing in organizational behavior. He himself was educated at the University of Heidelberg, receiving his BA and Masters degrees there before moving on to the University of St Gallen, where he obtained his PhD.
As evidenced by the Jochen Menges talk, the speaker's research interests extend to leadership and its effect on organizations as well as research methods and information systems. Before working as a lecturer, he gained substantive work experience at organizations like Jaguar Land Rover in the UK, L'Oreal in France and Microsoft in the UK.