Michael Lichtinger


Michael Lichtinger is a director with Atreus, a Heidrick & Struggles executive interim management company.  


Michael has more than 15 years of sales and management experience and focuses on the retail, consumer goods, and services industries. Michael focuses on projects and program management in digital transformation, CRM and customer experience management, e-commerce for omnichannel solutions, agile methods, and the interim filling of top management positions.

In retail, Michael worked as a regional sales manager at Aldi Süd for many years. He advised numerous well-known companies at Accenture and the Retail Performance Company on optimizing business processes and introducing new digital business models and software solutions.


TUM School of Management Munich, MBA, Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation

University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business

Dual University Baden-Württemberg, Business Administration

UC Santa Barbara