Richard Kohlmann

Richard is one of the leading Executive Search Consultants in Hungary and a founding partner of Amrop in the country. He is a member of Amrop's global Automotive & Industrial and the Consumer & Retail Practices, which are especially active in Central and Eastern Europe.

Over the past years at Amrop, Richard has succesfully placed top executives across a broad spectrum, which includes: Automotive & Manufacturing + FMCG & Retail + Banking & Insurance + Life Siences/ Pharma sectors for World leader companies. Richard is also involved in Management Audits & Assesments, Executive Coaching, Board Searches & Advice, HR Consultancy and Interim Management.

Richard's career before Amrop includes: Managing Partner of Spencer Stuart Hungary; Internal Consultant of the Board of Voest Alpine Steel AG in Austria: Deputy General Manager of a Siemens company; IT Consultant of Diebold.

Richard has a M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University in Budapest and recently received a Diploma in Coaching. He visited the IMD Business School in Switzerland and attended Amrop's Trusted Advisor program Module 1 (2011) and Module 2 (2013).

In addition to his native Hungarian and German, he is fluent in English and speaks some French as well.

Richard has received recently the Hungarian Entrepreneur of the Year award.