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Nils Prüfer

Nils Prüfer

T: +49 211 96 59 221

Life Science, Consumer & Retail

Nils Prüfer is Director for Kienbaum Consultans International GmbH. Beyond his duties as Principal, he represents the Compensation & Performance Management Department in our Kienbaum Digital Unit and, together with Dr. Peter Hannen, leads the Retail Practice Group.

Mr. Prüfer advises clients ranging from SMEs to large enterprises in projects concerning the strategic restructuring of performance management systems to achieve efficient corporate management, the setup of clear organizational architectures, as well as the design of flexible career- and development-structures. Moreover, he focuses on innovative solutions for the organizational and managerial challenges that will increasingly shape the future world of work. Besides focusing on the retail industry, Nils Prüfer also advises businesses in the high tech and medical devices field, as well as sales units of all business sectors. He has more than eight years of consulting experience at Kienbaum and is part of the Kienbaum management circle as of 2017.

He graduated from Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena and the University of Siena (Italy) with a major in Political Science, Public Law And Economics. He also graduated from Lessius Hogeschool in Antwerpen (Belgium), obtaining a European Business Studies Certificate. He is well-versed in intercultural matters, is business fluent in English and speaks Italian proficiently.