Senior Consultant & Head of Research

About Philipp Veit

PHILIPP VEIT has more than 15 years of experience in Executive Search. He is used to work mainly for clients in the field of media & publishing, which are in need for top performing executives in a very competitive market environment.

Due to his solid know-how in information retrieval, identification and direct approach of potential candidates in this market, Philipp successfully managed the placement of more than 300 different functional and hierarchical positions, such as C-Level or very complex senior specialist positions.

Shortly after finishing his studies Philipp took over a role as Researchspecialist and later Project Manager for several highly specialised and renowned Executive Search Companies. Prior to his commitment to Ward Howell International Philipp worked as Consultant at Boyden International Germany. He studied Politics and Economics at the University of Essex, UK and the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany, and holds a B.A and M.A. in Politics and Economics.

In addition to his mother tongue German, Philipp speaks fluent English and has good knowledge in French.


  • Media & Publishing
  • Consumer & Retail
  • General Industry


  • Executive Search
  • Talent Management