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Katharina von Frankenberg

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Katharina von Frankenberg is an active member of Egon Zehnder’s Financial Officers, Private Equity, and Industrial practices. She helps firms master change processes in their leadership, corporate culture, and organizational structures, and serves clients in executive search, management appraisal, and leadership development.

What drives me every day is my curiosity and desire to understand the big picture of companies and the people behind them. Talking with all those fantastic people gives me lots of energy and enthusiasm.

Before joining Egon Zehnder, Katharina spent over 15 years with Ernst & Young and advanced to the role of Partner. She led a 50-member team specialized in M&A taxation, serving both major German and multinational corporations and internationally active private equity funds. Katharina began her career at Arthur Andersen.

Katharina is a certified tax consultant and earned a Diplom-Kauffrau degree from the University of Bayreuth. When not working, she loves to spend time with her husband and two daughters on their farm in the countryside.

Katharina von Frankenberg arbeitet im Bereich Private Equity und ist Teil der Praxisgruppen Industrial und CFO von Egon Zehnder. Sie unterstützt ihre Klienten bei der Besetzung von Spitzenpositionen sowie der Bewertung und Entwicklung von Führungspersönlichkeiten. Darüber hinaus begleitet sie Firmen in Veränderungsprozessen hinsichtlich Führungsfragen, Kultur und Organisation.

Bis zu ihrem Wechsel zu Egon Zehnder war sie über 15 Jahre bei Ernst & Young tätig, wo sie seit 2009 als Partnerin ein 50-köpfiges Team im Bereich Unternehmenstransaktionen leitete. Zu ihren Klienten gehörten sowohl deutsche Konzerne als auch international operierende Private-Equity-Fonds, die sie in allen steuerlichen und daran angrenzenden Aspekten betreute. Ihre Karriere begann sie bei Arthur Andersen.

Katharina von Frankenberg ist Steuerberaterin und hat ihren Abschluss als Diplom-Kauffrau an der Universität von Bayreuth erworben.

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