Christian Redhardt, based in Frankfurt, coleads Egon Zehnder’s Financial Services Practice in Germany, with particular expertise in the real estate and asset management sectors. He is a trusted advisor on executive and director search, management appraisals, talent management, change leadership, and board effectiveness. Christian is also active in the firm’s Board Consulting and CEO practices.
I enjoy the combination of intellectually complex challenges and partnering with the client to find the leadership solution. I’m passionate about (carefully) breaking the mold and striving each day for excellence. We are on a journey.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Christian was based in Madrid as the Deputy Head of Spain & Portugal for the International Corporate Banking Division of Commerzbank AG. His previous roles included those of Head of Marketing & Sales, Institutional Clients, at Cominvest Asset Management GmbH in Frankfurt; Head of Business Development & Controlling in the Asset Management Division, and Project Manager in the Corporate Strategy, Central Corporate Strategy & Controlling Department with Commerzbank AG in Frankfurt.
Christian earned an MA in business administration from the EBS Business School in Oestrich-Winkel, Germany. During his studies he also spent time abroad in the U.S., France, Argentina, and Spain. He is very dedicated to his family and nurturing his two growing sons.