Dr. Volker Krüger serves together with his local team as Senior Partner for Allen Austin’s Germany office, focusing on Executive Recruitment and Consulting for global corporations. He conducts senior-level searches throughout Germany across a broad range of market segments – e.g. automotive industry (including metals, electronics, plastics), wholesale and retail markets, machinery and plant engineering, printing and packaging industry, IT and media.
Dr. Krüger studied Business Administration in Germany and then completed his doctoral studies at the University of Birmingham, England. His professional career started in the sales department “aircraft technology” of a multinational, light metals processing company. He then changed to a globally operating aluminium corporation as Sales Manager Eastern Euope and had product responsibility for a number of European production plants. From 2001 to 2005, Dr. Krüger then was employed as Managing Director of a global company group in the steel industry and was in charge of one German and one British daughter company, reporting to the advisory board.
Prior to joining Allen Austin, Dr. Krüger managed his own executive search firm. Dr. Krüger has been dealing with Top Executive Search for more than a decade and has completed numerous top search mandates at CEO – level very successfully for his global clients.
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