Spencer Stuart: Ralf Landmann hands over Germany’s leadership to …

Spencer Stuart

Frankfurt am Main (ots)

On the growth course

At Spencer Stuart, one of the world’s leading executive search and leadership consulting firms, leadership changes regularly. Ralf Landmann will hand over the management of the German company to Lars Gollenia on October 1, 2022. Landmann will join the company’s EMEA and Asia Pacific management team and will continue to lead the management and CEO practice.

Consultations at a record level

Especially in difficult times, customers appreciate the highest level of advice in matters of management, and thanks to its customers under the leadership of Landmann, the German company Spencer Stuart has been able to break sales, profit and customer satisfaction records twice in a row. During his tenure, the team managed to acquire many new clients, and the scope of advisory services for listed companies, family businesses and private equity companies was specially expanded. In addition, Spencer Stuart was the first and only search company to undertake half a list of candidates for board positions with suitable applicants.

Val Harper, Head of EMEA and Asia Pacific, thanks Ralf Landmann for his successful work over the past three years: “Ralf has thoughtfully guided our German offices through difficult times and set them up so that we can continue to expand our advisory services to of our customers at the highest level Ralf is a strategically minded leader who has achieved a lot for our customers and the company. ”

Ralf Landmann says: “Managing and developing German business in a difficult environment for customers and employees was a unique task and fulfillment for me. Not only am I glad that Lars Gollenia, a distinguished colleague, is taking on this task in October, but also about my new international tasks. ”

Regular change

By shifting responsibility to Lars Gollenia, Spencer Stuart is practicing a management rotation model in the sense of the collegial transfer of leadership from one generation to the next. Lars Gollenia has been managing the European Digital & Chief Technology Officer Practice for two years and advises companies on digital corporate transformation. He joined Spencer Stuart six years ago from SAP. As vice president, he was responsible for the global creation and management of SAP Management Consulting and for developing a corporate digital transformation strategy for strategic SAP clients.

Val Harper: “Lars Gollenia stands for growth, digitization and a new generation of innovative managers. Lars and his team were able to solve the main problems in managing companies related to digital transformation, and thus almost doubled the digital activity in various industries across Europe. He is in an excellent position to capitalize on Spencer Stuart’s international network and is well positioned for his new role. Lars Gollenia graduated in business administration from the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena. He also studied International Business at Harvard University.

Ralf Landmann will continue to bring his expertise to the benefit of his customers in his new assignments, which are central to Spencer Stuart. He has been working for the company since 2014, and since 2019 he has been the managing director for Germany. His term ends at the end of September 2022, in keeping with the Spencer-Stuart culture. Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Ralf Landmann was a senior partner at Roland Berger, a member of the global automotive management team and managing director of the consulting firm’s Frankfurt office. He started his career at Daimler / Mercedes-Benz.

About Spencer Stuart

Since its founding in 1956, Spencer Stuart has been at the forefront of thought leadership at a leading executive search consulting firm. As one of the largest suppliers in the world and in Germany, the consultant partnership advises leading companies and organizations in filling key positions with the right personalities. Spencer Stuart also supports clients with leadership advice on capacity and talent development, cultural issues, and the creation and growth of regulators. Spencer Stuart has a particular experience in supporting key business decisions at the highest level, in succession and acquisition situations, as well as in strategic processes and change phases. The company is represented worldwide in over 70 offices in over 30 countries and includes over 50 internships.

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Original content: Spencer Stuart, contributed by news aktell

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