Klaus Halsig


Office Location: Frankfurt

Phone: +49 69 6970020

Klaus Halsig is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Frankfurt office and co-managing partner of the global Consumer Products sector, serving clients both internationally and locally.

For twelve years, Klaus was a partner at another global executive search firm, conducting board, CEO, managing director and other critical senior executive searches for local and international clients, focusing on manufacturers, retailers, and service companies. He also held various leadership roles including the retail practice across EMEA and the consumer practice in Germany.

Before starting his career in executive search, Klaus was group managing director Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and member of the European board at a global marketing research company.

Klaus started his career at an American multi-national consumer goods corporation, initially in sales before advancing to more senior roles in marketing, customer management, and general management. He was a director in charge of the biggest business unit in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland and a general manager of the Turkish sales and distribution business.


Klaus holds a master’s degree in business administration from the European Business School and is fluent in German, English, French, and Turkish.