Klaus Halsig leads Spencer Stuart’s Retail Practice in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He is a member of the firm’s global Consumer, Marketing Officer and Supply Chain practices. He conducts CEO, managing director and other critical senior executive searches for local and international clients, focusing on manufacturers, retailers and service companies.

Global business experience

  • Klaus brings international perspective to his search work, having lived and worked in Germany, the United Kingdom, France, the United States and Turkey.
  • He joined Spencer Stuart from AC Nielsen, where he served as a group managing director in charge of Germany, Austria and Switzerland and as a member of the European board.
  • Prior to that, Klaus worked at Procter & Gamble, starting in sales and advancing to more senior roles in marketing, customer management and general management. He served as director in charge of the paper business in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and as a general manager of the Turkish sales and distribution business. Klaus began his career at a family-owned paper manufacturing company.

Klaus graduated with a degree in business administration from the European Business School. In addition to German, he speaks English, French and Turkish.

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