Industry

References in selection

Task Company Revenues Region
VP OperationsWorld market leader in metalworking manufacturing sector, private equity ownership> € 1 bnGermany

SPECIAL STRATEGIC CHALLENGE

After a change of management the entire first level in technology was replaced

CONTRIBUTION MADE BY CAPITALENT

Excellent automotive industry expertise, especially in lean management, integrated within the company

LONG-TERM RESULT

Lean management ensured global competitiveness

Managing DirectorInternational manufacturer of components and special-purpose machines€ 100 – 1000 mnGermany

SPECIAL STRATEGIC CHALLENGE

An above-average candidate was to be placed as successor to managing director

CONTRIBUTION MADE BY CAPITALENT

CAPITALENT Diagnostics – individual evaluation of an internal candidate and recommendations for action

LONG-TERM RESULT

A difficult decision on appointing an executive was objectified and safeguarded. The internal candidate was motivated to take on the task

VP Quality Management and Industrial EngineeringWorld market leader in metalworking manufacturing sector, private equity ownership> € 1 bnGermany

SPECIAL STRATEGIC CHALLENGE

After a change of management the entire first level in technology was replaced

CONTRIBUTION MADE BY CAPITALENT

Excellent automotive industry expertise, especially in quality management, integrated within the company

LONG-TERM RESULT

Excellent quality is being efficiently ensured through stable production processes

Department Head for ProductionManufacturer of high performance materials, semi-finished products and components€ 100 – 1000 mnGermany

SPECIAL STRATEGIC CHALLENGE

Search for a manager personality able to take over technical management confidently after two years

CONTRIBUTION MADE BY CAPITALENT

Potential and abilities of the “final” candidate were reviewed through many evaluations and references

LONG-TERM RESULT

Thee candidate took over technical management after two years in the firm with a high degree of approval

Managing Director OperationsAutomotive manufacturer of mechatronic modules€ 100 – 1000 mnGermany

SPECIAL STRATEGIC CHALLENGE

Expansion of corporate management which had previously consisted only of a single managing shareholder

CONTRIBUTION MADE BY CAPITALENT

After seven weeks four candidates were presented who were suitable for the unique circumstances

LONG-TERM RESULT

Management of the company is now on a broader and more stable basis

Director EngineeringListed global construction machinery corporation> € 1 bnGermany

SPECIAL STRATEGIC CHALLENGE

Introduce innovative power to dynamically improve competitiveness of No. 2 company on the global market

CONTRIBUTION MADE BY CAPITALENT

Excellent outside know-how from carmaking industry especially in systematic development processes using virtual engineering tools introduced in the company

LONG-TERM RESULT

By introducing modern manufacturing methods, delivery capacity increased while costs also reduced

Managing Director TechnologyManufacturer of molded parts and modules from high-temperature materials at international production sites; company run by a foundation€ 100 – 1000 mnGermany

SPECIAL STRATEGIC CHALLENGE

The manufacturer wanted to achieve level of automotive supply industry in in terms of manufacturing standard

CONTRIBUTION MADE BY CAPITALENT

External candidates from the automotive supply industry were presented after five weeks; the position was filled after a total of three months

LONG-TERM RESULT

The managing director was able to establish an open culture of improvement and thus increase profitability, despite fierce resistance