Walfried O. Sauer
Founder and Owner
In 1996, following sixteen years of leadership experience in a German counter-terrorist unit, Walfried O. Sauer founded Result Group. Since then, he has built Result Group into one of the world‘s leading international Risk and Crisis Management Consultancies. His areas of expertise include advising on cases
involving kidnap, hostage taking, blackmail and extortion and terrorist threats, as well as the fight against organised crime. He was actively deployed in command positions on several hundred operations.
During his career he operated with the Fraud Squad, the Mobile Operations Unit (MEK), the Special Operations Unit (SEK) and the Anti-Terrorist Branch (TEF) and provided Close Protection for high profile personalities.
Furthermore, for several years he was Director of Training, with responsibility for special operations units. He assisted in conducting training for national and international Special Forces including the German GSG 9 and KSK, the Austrian Cobra (GEK), Luxembourg‘s Commandos and units based in Bulgaria, Kuwait, Spain, the Czech Republic and Peru.
Portrait in der Süddeutschen Zeitung, November 2015
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Eichel started his career as an army officer in the German armed forces, having studied and graduated at the university of the German armed forces (Bundeswehruniversität) in Munich, majoring in Security Politics. He completed his studies with an MBA in International Management in St. Gallen, Switzerland as well as Toronto, Canada. Previously he worked as a diplomat and Head of Policy Department for several years at the branch office of the German Embassy Kabul in Kunduz, Afghanistan. Before Dr. Eichel joined Result Group, he was responsible for Global Security Risk for a German automotive group.
In his role as Director International Security Solutions for Result Group he was responsible for the International Security Services for corporations and their projects abroad. These comprise of Corporate Security Solutions such as global risk and crisis management, project and travel safety. In October 2017, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Result Group.