Steffen W. Wurst

Steffen Wurst has got a track record of more than 20 years of HR management on Board level of global technology and service corporations in Germany and Switzerland. In addition he held positions in international Executive Search companies. For him successful top executive selection and development as well as a fair and respectful separation culture are essential drivers of sustainable corporate leadership.

Steffen Wurst about himself: „I am passionate to work on the fascinating interface people – enterprise. It is decisive for the successful career of executives and for the success of companies that managers with the right competencies take over responsibility at the right place at the right time. This old wisdom is still valid! I offer to be an experienced sparring partner and mentor for executives to analyze their present job situation and to support them to create their successful professional and personal future in times of accelerated change and increased complexity.“

Areas of focus

  • Executive Newplacement
  • Coaching in change processes
  • Separation Management

Previous positions (Selection)

  • Academic Degrees in Protestant Theology and Economics
  • Corporate Senior Vice President Group HR, German stock – listed global mechanical and plant engineering group
  • Executive Board member HR and Organization, Swiss stock listed IT and Telecom supplier
  • Executive Board member HR, global freight forwarding, rail transportation and logistics group
  • Director, global Top Ten Executive Search Firm
  • Executive Vice President HR, international wind turbine producer owned by Private Equity
  • Non Executive Director, Vice Chairman, insurance group