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 with horses and chickens.