Benedikt Börner

Partner & Director

  • Düsseldorf
  • Hamburg

Benedikt Börner is a Partner at Mercuri Urval whose executive search and leadership advisory experience spans over a decade.

With a wealth of knowledge garnered from conducting senior level engagements across Europe, China and the US, Benedikt brings a deep understanding to his clients for successfully appointing top management functions and key leadership roles in either family or private-equity owned companies.

His focus is on advising family businesses on management succession projects and the reorganization of management positions. By linking business strategy, organizational models and leadership, he regularly assists companies in the selection and development of talent that effectively deliver results within an ever-changing environment.

Benedikt has been leading a global practice since 2023 and draws upon client relationships derived from the Industrial, Logistics and Consumer Goods sectors.

He has also researched the use of human resources due diligence in high-end, medium-sized companies during M&A transactions.

Benedikt holds an economical Master's degree and is fluent in German and English.

  • Executive Search
  • Leadership Assessment
  • Assessment
  • Leadership Development
  • Retail & Consumer
  • Industrial
  • Private Equity
  • Transport & Logistics