Harald Harbs focuses on family-owned industrial companies and global players in manufacturing, technology and automotive, recruiting at Boyden Germany.
Harald Harbs is a seasoned consultant who worked for leading consulting and manufacturing firms in Germany, Canada, the UK and France prior to launching his career in executive search. He focuses on family-owned industrial companies and global players in manufacturing, technology and automotive, recruiting C-level managers in Germany and around the world.
More than 20 years’ experience in consulting and executive search, supporting clients in recruiting C-level and senior managers in finance, sales & marketing, operations and technology, as well as digitalisation, ITC, audit and tax
Successful track record providing executive talent solutions to clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, automotive, electronics and IT
Seasoned and trusted advisor to family-owned global players/Hidden Champions, with many national and cross-border executive search assignments successfully completed in cooperation with Boyden partners worldwide
Fluent in German, English and French
Managing Partner with German executive search firms for more than 20 years
CFO of Jungheinrich France, a leading manufacturer of forklift trucks and warehouse equipment
Head of international ITC services of Jungheinrich AG in Germany
Senior Management role with global professional services firm Accenture in Vancouver, Canada. Leading major projects in Canada and Great Britain for clients in technology, electronics, manufacturing, construction, utilities, oil & gas
Started career in academia, on the faculty of the College of Commerce at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada