TheXecutives - Vienna

Veronika Kelsey

veronika kelsey

  • Office: TheXecutives
  • Location: Vienna, Austria
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  • Fields: Consumer, Retail & Luxury, Industry& Automotive and Technology

The Austrian national began her executive search career in London in 2000, where she learned the business at leading international consultancy firms. She returned to Austria in 2005, built her expertise in the German-speaking and CEE/SEE markets and worked at Neumann & Partners for a number of years.

In 2014 Veronika was a founding partner of LAB & Company Austria GmbH. In 2017 the company started to operate under ‘TheXecutives’ with a geographical focus on Austria, CEE/SEE and Russia.

In recent years Veronika focused on the retail & FMCG sectors and also advises clients in the technology- and telecommunications sector. She is furthermore active in the transaction & payment services industry as well as the retail technology segment. In addition to national and international executive searches Veronika also conducts market studies for her clients and advises on talent identification programs.

Veronika graduated from the University of Bath with a degree in European Studies and Modern Languages and speaks English, German and French.

Representative Assignments:

  • Head of Strategic Marketing Hungary, International Food Retailer
  • Head of Purchasing Italy, International Food Retailer
  • CIO, Global Brewery Business
  • Brand Manager, Dairy Business
  • Head of EMEA Operations, Technology Group
  • Account Manager, IT Solutions Provider
  • Market Study European Food Retail

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TheXecutives stand for delivering excellence, quality and speed in executive search, talent recruitment and human capital matters. We pool our resources to attract and assess:
• the key executive of today
• the strategic talent of the future

and advise
• on the alignment between corporate strategy and the individual’s values

The joint story of TheXecutives’ team has strong historic links with the Neumann brand. After several successful years with a focus on Russia and CIS, we recently joined forces with LAB Group, strengthening our Vienna office and substantially increasing our capabilities on the German market with group offices in Düsseldorf and Munich.

TheXecutives understand professional challenges and are able to bridge cultural gaps. Strongly combining both local presence and an international helicopter view, we are the ultimate cross-border advisors. With our consultants, deeply-rooted in both developed and emerging European markets, we service our partners with a particular business focus on Austria, Central Europe, Russia & CIS and Southeastern Europe.
Tel: +43 (664)8316569
Rockhgasse 6/9
Vienna AT-1010