Senior Consultant & Head of Research

About Philipp Veit

Philipp Veit is an experienced executive search professional with over 15 years of expertise. He has successfully filled more than 300 functional and hierarchical positions, including complex senior specialist and C-level roles within the general industry with an emphasis on logistics and supply chain management.

Philipp is skilled in information gathering, candidate identification and direct approach techniques. He began his career as a research specialist and project manager for prestigious executive search firms before joining Ward Howell International in 2016.

Philipp holds a B.A. and M.A. in politics and economics from the University of Essex, UK and the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany. He is fluent in English, German and has a good knowledge of French.

He also has extensive knowledge of the global publishing industry and has been working with high-profile clients in this field for many years.


  • Media & Publishing
  • Consumer & Retail
  • General Industry


  • Executive Search
  • Talent Management