Julian Ehrhardt


As a member of DHR’s Consumer and Industrial Practice groups, Julian specializes in identifying top senior executives and executing search mandates across a broad range of consumer and industrial companies.

Julian has more than 15 years of experience in executive search and has successfully executed engagements for clients ranging in size from mid-sized organizations, to private equity-owned legal entities, to large, publicly held corporations. He also has a passion for serving independent and family-owned companies seeking outstanding talent. Working with clients in Germany, across Europe and globally, Julian has a specialized focus on the mechanical engineering sector. Additionally, he has deep knowledge of the European consumer sector and a strong track record serving clients in the retail and e-commerce space in addition to digital companies. Julian is successful in building strong client relationships and in creating added value for his clients.

Julian first entered the search business at a leading German research firm, where he contributed to searches in various sectors. He then joined the international executive search firm Odgers Berndtson as a member of the Global IT & Technology Practice. From there, Julian joined the international executive search firm Korn Ferry, where he was a member of the Global Consumer Practice. Most recently, he was a Consultant at a national search boutique, responsible for the acquisition and execution of search assignments for consumer and industrial clients.

Julian holds a Master of Business Administration degree and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences. He is fluent in German and English, with basic knowledge in French.

  • Board Services
  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Search
  • Mgmt. Consulting