Antoine Gerschel

Antoine Gerschel, is a co-founder of Teams of Distinction (TofD), a collaboration and change management consulting company in Princeton, NJ. TofD services enable leaders to overcome challenges they face when leading teams locally and globally, optimizing teamwork, application of technology and virtual collaboration.

Before co-founding Teams of Distinction, Antoine Gerschel was the COO of HQ Interactive, a $17 million multi-media learning company in Europe and the head of global leadership development and e-learning at Sanofi-Aventis Pharmaceuticals. Mr. Gerschel speaks globally on a regular basis for corporate, government, and non-for profit, as well has been a speaker at Wharton Business School, and other business schools.

Antoine Gerschel and his partner Lawrence Polsky have published multiple books. For a complete list, go to They have an active blog ( and have been published with Forbes, Inc., CEO Magazine, Fast Company, and other publications. Fusing his diverse corporate career and international knowledge, Antoine offers clients a unique expert’s take on raising the bar on their productivity.

Antoine is a lic.oec. HSG (’82), originally from Zurich, and – for the past 21 years – has lived with his family in Princeton, New Jersey. He is the president of the HSG Alumni Chapter in NYC.