Michael Oberwegner


Michael Oberwegner is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Munich office and interim partner in charge of the Warsaw office. He is a member of the global Technology and CEO & Board of Directors practices, specializing in search and leadership consulting assignments for companies across a broad spectrum of industries. He is the managing partner of Central and Eastern Europe.


Focusing on digital transformation, innovation, and cutting-edge technology, Michael conducts high-profile board-level and C-suite searches for public and private companies and manages a number of key client relationships.

For more than 20 year in executive search, Michael has been executing senior executive assessments designed to help clients determine gaps in skills, lack of experience, and diversity issues in their teams. He also advises on board and CEO succession planning projects and leadership assessments.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Michael was head of the technology sector and managing director, respectively, at two global executive search firms in Germany. Before that, he was Apple Computer's HR manager in Europe.


Ludwig Maximilian University, Law Degree

Stanford University, MBA

University St Gallen, Business Administration Degree