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Katarina Dempsey

Katarina Dempsey


Katarina Dempsey focuses on driving positive change to clients in the industrial, consumer & retail, financial institutions and professional sector.

Whether advising a multinational or small, privately held firm, Katarina “Kat” Dempsey focuses on providing tailored client service and driving positive change. She is an expert in assessing talent and building teams, and proactive in devising talent solutions that support growth. Kat also has a remarkable ability to adapt the search process to client needs to ensure optimum outcomes.

Professional Focus

  • Accomplished executive search professional with 25 years’ experience in management consulting and recruitment
  • Partners with multinational and privately held companies to build their leadership teams at senior and executive levels across many industry sectors including: industrial, consumer & retail, financial institutions and professional services 
  • Functional expertise in operations, distribution, supply chain, procurement, product development, innovation and manufacturing
  • Fluent in English, German and French

Business Expertise

  • Global Practice Director and Consultant with a top global executive search firm
  • Manager and Expert at McKinsey & Company
  • Operations Management Consultant at American International Group (AIG); worked with AIG companies on projects in New York, Paris, Vienna, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Taiwan

Practice Membership

Global Industry Practices

  • Industrial

Additional Expertise

  • Logistics/Supply Chain
  • Travel & Transportation
  • Professional Services
  • Consulting
  • Consumer & Retail
  • Luxury

Education & Certifications

  • MBA, International Finance & Economics from Thunderbird School of Global Management, USA
  • Bachelor’s degree from Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  • Additional studies at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany

Affiliations & Awards

  • Member, Board of Trustees, Hudson Montessori School
  • Fundraiser for the Amy Biehl Foundation, CapeTown, South Africa
  • Former Volunteer Consultant in Fundraising/Development for Lennen Franco-American School Paris and École Montessori de Paris

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