Rüdiger Fox, managing director of Sympatex Technologies and founder of the management consulting company Gross Corporate Happiness Institute, was awarded the “Planetary Consciousness Award” for 2020 by the Club of Budapest. The reasoning states: “Rüdiger Fox is an excellent turn-around manager who has led a series of large and medium-sized companies to success through his employee- and sustainability-centered leadership, building on his academic research in the field of employee motivation and corporate happiness. His holistic ‘Gross Corporate Happiness’ leadership approach aims at a consistent focus on a sustainable and meaningful purpose as well as on the well-being, empowerment and participation of all employees.” Under the management of Fox, Sympatex became part of the circular economy. The mission of the Club of Budapest and its founder Erwin Laszlo is to be a catalyst for the transformation to a sustainable world.