Amrop Announces the Inception of a New Member Firm in Germany

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The Amrop Partnership is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Member Firm in Germany. With offices in Berlin, Duesseldorf, Hamburg and Munich, the new Amrop member is a newly-created firm led by senior business owners, all established and dynamic practitioners in executive search, leadership and Board consulting.

This innovative endeavour sees the founders joining their combined expertise to bring a new player to the German market, with an agile, cohesive and incisive business approach. Amrop in Germany will synthesize its knowledge of the fast-evolving local business landscape with close connectivity to the global Amrop Partnership.

As trusted advisors, the team will support ambitious and forward-looking organizations in their quest to identify and position Leaders For What’s Next; adept at working across borders, in markets around the world, delivering context-driven, senior attention on every talent project.

Founding Partners

Sabine von Anhalt (Berlin) has worked for global companies in the Pharmaceutical Industry and in Consulting for 25 years and is recognized in the German and European market as one of the leading Life-sciences experts in executive search. Projects vary from global and national management positions to highly specialized positions in medical, R&D to drug registration, and operations. In FMCG her focus lies on selected clients in Luxury goods.

Annika Farin (Hamburg) has more than 20 years of experience in Consulting, Industry, and Executive Search. She has conducted very senior work, among them Post-Merger-Integration, senior executive review processes and the establishment of talent management in client organizations. Annika started her career as a consultant at McKinsey & Company and thereafter held two senior executive positions in Corporate HR.

Ulrich Beckendorff (Duesseldorf) has more than 25 years of experience in Consulting, thereof 18 years in Executive Search. His consulting practice encompasses work for top management levels in Automotive and Engineered Products & Systems Engineering, Transport & Logistics, and Professional Services. Ulrich holds a Ph.D. in Engineering from the Production Techno­logy Centre Hannover with a dissertation on knowledge-based production control.

Robust presence in one of the world’s strongest economies

José Leyún, CEO of the Amrop Partnership, said: “The establishment of this robust presence in one of the world’s strongest economies is critical to Amrop’s growth objectives, both in Europe and globally. We look forward to building on the experience and energy of our new Partners and supporting their vision for the road ahead.”

Close connectivity to global Amrop Partnership

Sabine von Anhalt, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Amrop Germany, stated: “We are delighted to represent the Amrop brand in Germany. Amrop’s core philosophy reflects ours, with a global footprint that help us to bring talent solutions to clients within a global framework of shared values and standards. It is exactly this combination of agility and consistency that the market is calling for.”

Fredy Hausammann, Vice Chair of Amrop’s EMEA Region, said: “Our new partnership is an important move in the ongoing growth of our team across the region, reinforcing our strong market position in EMEA.”

Amrop’s new presence in Germany brings the group’s EMEA footprint to 45 offices in 36 countries.

About Amrop

Amrop advises the world’s most dynamic, agile organizations on identifying and positioning Leaders For What’s Next - adept at working across borders, in markets around the world. With more than 80 offices in over 50 countries, Amrop is one of the world’s largest retained executive search partnerships.