Laura Osthoff is a consultant and a member of the firm’s Leadership Advisory Services Practice. With more than 15 years of experience in executive assessments, leadership development and executive search, she is a trusted advisor to teams and to leaders. Her client work includes working with teams on effectiveness and coaching, identifying capabilities and potential of individuals and teams, helping leaders increase their effectiveness through coaching and tailored leadership development journeys. Based in Vienna, Laura’s work spans many industries, with particular expertise in the healthcare, IT and telecommunication sectors.

Behavioral change expert who improves organizational culture and team effectiveness

  • Prior to specializing in our advisory services, Laura was a core member of our Healthcare Practice focusing on international assignments for biopharma, generics, OTC and R&D businesses.
  • Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Laura focused on pan-European assignments in IT and telecommunications for another international executive search firm.
  • Laura began her career by launching her own executive search business.

Laura earned a Bachelor of Science degree in animal science from the University of Kaposvár, and a Master of Science in coaching and behavioral change from the Henley Business School at the University of Reading. She speaks German, English, Hungarian and Italian.

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