Karsten Matthes studied educational sciences at Helmut Schmidt University in Hamburg, specializing in human resources and psychology. He completed demanding leadership programs already early in his career, initially as part of his officer training and later with one of the world's leading health care groups.

Professional career
Leadership and human resources management is part of Karsten MatthesĀ“ DNA and he learned it from the scratch. Following his career as an officer, he joined a global owner-operated SME specializing in medical technology (Biotronik). He later became a member of the senior management in a multinational, top-ten health care company (Sanofi) and was responsible for human resources in three countries, across nine sites and for a total of more than 2,000 employees. Since 2013, Karsten Matthes has been an established management and human resources consultant. As an alliance partner, he now strengthens the PAWLIK consultancy and executive search team.

Karsten Matthes has outstanding industry knowledge, particularly in pharmaceuticals, life sciences & health care. He is also known for having a broad network of international contacts and for his extensive and effective expertise in consultancy and in the search for and selection of staff and executives..


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