Klaus Halsig


Klaus Halsig is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Frankfurt office and global leader of the Consumer Products sector, serving public and privately held clients.


He conducts board, CEO, managing director, and other critical senior executive searches for local and international clients, focusing on manufacturers, retailers, and service companies. Klaus has additional cross-sector expertise in placing excutives in functional roles including marketing, sales, and supply chain.

Before joining Heidrick & Struggles, Klaus was a partner at another global executive search firm where he also held leadership roles. Prior to 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 began 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. He is fluent in German, English, French, and Turkish.


European Business School, Master’s Degree in Business Administration