Valerie Hitschold is a senior member of the firm’s global Industrial and Consumer Sectors, where she specializes in the Automotive Practice. With close to a decade of experience in strategy consulting with some of the sector’s leading companies, Valerie brings market-leading insights and a deep understanding of the broader, international landscape to help her clients address their most pressing leadership challenges. She is a trusted advisor, partnering with clients of all sizes and geographies to identify, recruit, assess and develop leading talent for effective executive teams. Valerie is based in Frankfurt.
Valerie joined Russell Reynolds Associates from global strategy consulting firm Roland Berger, where she spent more than eight years in their Automotive practice. During her tenure, she focused on advising automotive OEMs, suppliers and aftermarket players in strategy and business model development, digitization, market approach, organizational design and transformation. Previously, Valerie gained experience with RölfsPartner Management Consultants and Schott.
Valerie holds a BS in general management and an MS in business law and economics, both from European Business School (EBS) in Germany.
Energy and Natural Resources, Industrial, Automotive/Mobility