Dr Hendrik Balonier is the Managing Director of PPV AG.
He possesses comprehensive international experience in the field of executive search and has led international teams of management and HR consultants. With his integrated project teams, he has guided his clients’ HR organizations in the direction of effective leadership and modern business partner role concepts.
After completing his studies in mathematics, linguistics, and philosophy with his doctorate dissertation, he spent three years of post-doc work on a range of different research assignments.
The first steps of his professional career saw him move from agency to executive consulting work. He developed a medium-sized executive consulting firm with considerable international presence and was responsible for the successful foundation of affiliate firms in Germany and abroad.
He was appointed to the position of a Senior Partner at Heidrick & Struggles, where he was in charge of the global life science practice and developed a number of large-scale key accounts.
At Kienbaum, he was the Managing Director in charge of the firm’s entire Executive Search operations.
Hendrik Balonier has over two decades of experience in executive search and has left his mark in the supervisory and executive boards and the leadership and specialist teams of numerous companies, with a particular focus on the chemical / pharmaceutical industry.