Global managing partner, Technology Practice, Heidrick & Struggles Intl.
Company Info: Heidrick & Struggles Intl.
Web site: www.heidrick.com
Address: Grosse Bleichen 21, , 20354 Hamburg, Germany
Phone: 49 40 340 5770
Advice: Continuous change is the value add.
Qualities sought in emerging leaders: Experienced manager, close to a sector competence with an outstanding track record and high personal commitment.
Sector specialization: Information Technology, Hardware, Software Services, Semiconductor; Telecommunications; Clean Technology; Functional leaders related to technology (CIO, BPS, Managed Services)
Job function specialization: Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Head of Sales & Marketing, Chief Information Officer
Geographical Focus: Global
Companies I often recruit for: N/A
Favorite historical figure: Albert Schweitzer, "the doctor from Lambaréné," who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1952.
Education: Diplom Volkswirt, Macro Economic Studies; Bachelor of Business Administration
Languages: German (native), English
Employment history: Heidrick & Struggles, Global Managing Partner, Technology Practice 2008, Russell Reynolds Associates, 2000-2007; Managing Partner; Micrologica AG, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, 1999?2000; Siemens AG, VP Component Systems, 1998-1999; Siemens Nixdorf, Country Manager Germany, 1993-1998
Other interests: My family and sports
Professional/Membership Affiliations: Member of the Überseeclub Hamburg
Experience in executive search consulting: 8 years
High Profile Placement: N/A
Other paths I might have pursued: Executive role in the IT/telco environment
The global business trend that will most influence corporate performance in the future: Clean technology to secure a world worth living in, in balance with economic growth.