Dr. Dorothee Dohrn
Dr. Dorothee Dohrn

Dr. Dorothee Dohrn


In demand as an advisor to scientific and non-profit organizations, and in recruiting professors and managers for universities and scientific organizations. She is widely known for her qualifications and profound understanding of this sector. One key aspect of her work involves promoting female managers for top positions.


The former scholarship holder learned about science management during earlier positions at the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich and with the Max Planck Society. At CAPITALENT we consider her our “chief engineer.” She keeps her sights on the big picture with her team. She skillfully coordinates all the steps in project implementation. Her precision is proverbial. She excels at putting pieces of a puzzle together by association. Her clients are highly appreciative of this skill.

Attitude to life

A colleague who is full of character and kind-hearted, but strict and relentless when it comes to performance and quality. The passionate triathlete takes part in sports to recharge her batteries. She supports a wide variety of causes such as township children in South Africa or the German National Scholarship Foundation.


Was already advocating “women in science” long before quotas for women became a topic in society. CAPITALENT is grateful for her stable and reversible processes. A considerate trainer of her own team and trainees. The widely read language scholar is an extremely reliable partner for her clients. Consultant since 2006.

Areas of focus

Industry / Energy and raw materials / Health and chemicals / Consumer goods, trade, media / Finance / Service sector and public sector / Technology