“At all times keep a close eye on heading, altitude and speed and a clear view ahead!”


Expert in Human Capital and Talent Management

I have comprehensive experience in designing, developing and implementing HR functions that contribute significantly to the corporate success of global companies

Permira Advisors

At Permira, a globally expanding European Private Equity consulting company, I designed and developed the concept of a globally uniform and professional Human Capital Management system and managed it for close to five years

Booz & Company

(previously Booz Allen Hamilton)

I initiated, developed and managed an internal HR function for Booz & Company branches in Germany, followed by their branches in the whole of Europe and the Middle East. During my almost 17 years with this top management consulting company, I led a team of up to 30 European Human Resources professionals. Booz & Company sponsored me for the Kellogg/WHU Executive MBA Program in International Management

McKinsey & Company

Editor and Translator in Management Consulting


(Council for Scientific and Industrial Research)

Liaison Officer in the CSIR’s liaison office in Bonn: Organization of visitors’ programs, processing applications for positions at South African universities and research organizations, literature searches, translations


Kellogg/WHU Executive MBA Program in International Management,
Kellogg Graduate School of Business in Evanston, Northwestern University/WHU Koblenz

English and French Literature and Linguistics,
University of Bonn, graduated with 1st State Exam (equivalent to a Master’s degree)


Over the years, I have attended numerous training courses and seminars in management, leadership, organizational psychology and consulting. In recent years, for example, the following:

Senior Women’s Leadership Program (Kellogg Graduate School of Business, Northwestern University, Evanston, USA)

Communications Psychology at the Institute of Friedemann Schulz von Thun, Hamburg

Qualifying Program „Discursive consulting, Metaplan, Quickborn


I work internationally in German and in English, speak French fluently and have a basic command of Spanish and Italian.


In 2007, I started training as a private pilot and received my license in March 2008 (PPL JAR FCL single engine piston). From March 2009 to April 2010 I trained for my Instrument Rating, and have logged approximately 400 flying hours to date.