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Dr. Frank Weingarten

Dr. Frank Weingarten

T: +49 211 96 59-426

Public & Non-Profit, Industry

Dr. Frank Weingarten is Vice President, Member of the Management Team and Partner of Kienbaum Consultants International GmbH. In parallel, he is Site Manager for the Kienbaum Düsseldorf office and Head of the practices in transport and logistics, as well as public/non profit.

Frank Weingarten has over 18 years’ experience as an Executive Search Consultant, primarily for large size and midsize companies, financial services firms, as well as for clients in the public and non-profit sector. In addition he has competent knowledge in the field of Executive NewPlacement and the assessment of C-Suite Executives.

He is a member of several associations and institutions making for an excellent network, both national and international. A highly competent spokesperson, Frank Weingarten appears frequently in the media as well as being invited to speak at symposiums, workshops and lecture events.

Frank Weingarten joined Kienbaum in 2000 as an Executive Search Consultant, becoming a Partner in 2006. He started his professional career as a Research Assistant at the Institute of Traffic Systems at Cologne University. Thereafter he joined Deutsches Verkehrsforum e.V. as Head of Projects, Studies and Events and prior to starting his consultancy career, he was General Secretary and Chairman of Deutscher Hockey Bund e.V.

As a skilled banker, Frank Weingarten studied economics and business economics at the Universities of Freiburg i.Br./ Cologne graduating with the title of “Diplom-Kaufmann“. During his studies he completed several internships in the banking and accounting sector, both domestically and abroad (USA und Japan). He completed his doctorate as Dr. rer. pol. in 1994.