Moritz Trebeljahr is a trusted advisor on general counsels, chief compliance officers, legal and intellectual property specialists, and law firm partners. Based in Hamburg, he is active in Egon Zehnder’s Legal, Regulatory & Compliance, and Public and Social Sector practices. He has particular expertise appraising legal and compliance departments. Previously, he was the firm’s Global Knowledge Manager for legal and compliance and held research as well as human resources responsibilities for several functional practices in Germany.
Curiosity about people is a guiding principle in my work. I strive to understand the people needs of my clients, and I want to know who candidates are: what they stand for, believe in, and aspire to.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Moritz was a Marketing Consultant for the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Germany.
Moritz has a PhD in history and an MA in history and Roman literature and languages from the University of Freiburg. He has studied in Freiburg, Gottingen, Lisbon, Valletta, Rome, and the Vatican City. He is an active citizen and has a passion for dachshunds.