Michael M. Winter Egon Zehnder, Düsseldorf
Michael M. Winter is a core member of Egon Zehnder Health and the firm's Consumer Practice, and in this dual role he has played an integral part with our clients’ consumer centricity initiatives. His work encompasses sectors ranging from personal care, consumer health and wellness, food and nutrition, biopharmaceutical, and the medical device industry. In addition to executive search, Michael’s work as a healthcare consultant focuses on executive assessment and development engagements.More
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Michael held a number of leadership positions at Merck KGaA. He was the Regional Director Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) for Merck’s Consumer Health Care division, overseeing a cluster of Eastern European, Southern European, Benelux and Scandinavian OTC businesses. Previously, Michael was General Manager of Merck’s Consumer Health Care division in Spain, and a member of the Management Committee of Merck Sociedad Limitada. Prior to Merck, Michael was a strategy consultant and Case Team Leader with Monitor Group, working with blue-chip clients in pharmaceuticals, medical technology, and consumer goods on commercial strategies, marketing solutions, and product launches.
Michael earned a BA in Business Administration from Mannheim University and an MSc (Management) as well as a Diplôme de Grande Ecole de Gestion from ESCP-EAP, having studied in Paris, Oxford, and Berlin.