Dr. Marc Schmidt


At home in the world of consumer goods and the retail trade. Applies his know-how in this field to other sectors with oustanding success. A sought-after consultant of many family-run businesses.


A neurobiologist, he wrote his doctoral dissertation on organizational psychology and earned a scholarship from the Konrad Adenauer Foundation. After several years at Henkel and in PR at Weber Shandwick, top-notch training and development in management consulting followed at S.U.P. Frankfurt, where he made partner. Consultant since 2004.

Attitude to life

A master in the art of networking. An acute observer. A highly energetic person with conservative values and excellent powers of association. Unleashes creative potential. Has inexhaustible reserves of energy. There is hardly anyone who works for his clients with greater commitment. A proud father.


Has made a name for himself as an advisor in placements for family-run companies. A partner and shareholder at CAPITALENT with heart and soul.

Areas of focus

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