Portfolio, Program and Project

  • Establish realistic transparent strategic project portfolio overview
  • Build integrated project and organizational change management teams and plans
  • Assess and/or monitor progress of incremental benefits realization
  • Provide expertise working in global and highly regulated environments


  • Build a common understanding and process for effective risk management
  • Assess risk and develop integrated plans
  • Build team commitment and establish success measures


  • Increase level of internal project planning and execution processes and governances
  • Advice on internal project and change management approach and resources
  • Coach internal experts in portfolio management and integrated project planning

The Experience You Need To Drive Change

Over her 25-year career in strategic planning and business transformation, Susanne Keller has seen countless programs fail despite good intentions and high investment. She founded Program Realization in 2018 to help clients achieve the full intent of their most critical initiatives through planned and predictable strategy execution. With a keen knowledge for delivering results in global and highly regulated environments, she brings people together across continents and business functions to help clients establish realistic goals and exceed expectations.

Susanne grew up in Germany and earned her Engineering Degree from the Technical University of Berlin. Early in her career she moved to the US and has since held positions of leadership in strategy, portfolio and change management and business process excellence. At her most recent employer Roche, the world’s second largest pharmaceutical company, she led a number of complex strategic programs from initiation through execution, building highly effective global teams and developing processes, governances and tools for increased effectiveness and efficiency.

Susanne is known as a visionary, engaging and authentic leader. She is passionate about instilling continuous learning and innovative thinking among teams through a common sense and flexibly working style.

Contact Susanne

+1 415 259 9634