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Advisory board

Dr. Jörg Knaack

Professional and Senior Advisor

Jörg Knaack has been in executive and management functions and executive board positions for over thirty years. With post-doctoral qualifications in biotechnology and economics, Knaack held an executive position with a producer of agricultural goods and was for many years professor of economics and human resources management at the University of Applied Sciences in Bernburg before realising his passion for leadership and management diagnostics and selection at the end of the 1980s.

After more than twenty years of successful activity as a senior partner at one of the top five international HR consultancies, at GET AHEAD, he is passing on his experience in the search, assessment and selection of outstanding managers. Together with the consultants there, he is developing evidence-based personnel diagnostics and manager selection from an interdisciplinary perspective.

Jörg Knaack is married, a ‘Nordlicht’ through and through, and devotes his free time to the transformation of interdisciplinary scientific findings in the praxis of personnel selection.

Skills and expertise: management auditing, board services (DAX and MDAX)

Sectors: industrial, electrical and electronic engineering, machinery and plant engineering, transport engineering including rail.

Contact: joerg.knaack@getahead.de, T +49.(0)40.20 209-139