Magdalena

Daberkow

Principal, Global Technology

Ms Daberkow is a Principal at Korn Ferry’s Frankfurt office and a member of the firm’s Global Technology practice.

Ms Daberkow's major focus lies on Executive Search assignments in Technology in the Corporate and Financial Services sectors with a particular emphasis on German speaking and CEE markets.

She has developed her expertise having served a broad range of clients within regulated industries in Europe as well as FinTechs, Private Equity funds and their portfolio companies in regard to Senior Executive roles and Non-Executive-Director positions.

Ms Daberkow is a genuine sponsor of diversity and inclusion and enjoys delivering highest quality results in that respect in order to achieve ambitious transformational goals in organisations she is advising. Socialized in an international and entrepreneurial environment, she had the chance to dive into a variety of businesses and business cultures.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Ms Daberkow spent several years with another leading, large Executive Search firm as well as a specialized recruitment boutique.

Before her permanent relocation to Germany from Poland and changing her career path to Executive Search, she gained ten years of professional work experience having acted in international Sales- and Business Development positions across  the Automotive- and Wholesale/Distribution sectors.

She started off in Forensic Consulting for financial institutions in Poland where she built up a cross-border Polish-German business desk from scratch.

Ms Daberkow earned a Master’s Degree in German Studies & Linguistics from the University of Warsaw and a postgraduate diploma in International Trade & Economics from the SGH Warsaw School of Economics.

She is business fluent in German, English and Polish and has a good command of French.