Marion Heil

Marion Heil

Senior Client Partner

Vienna

Marion Heil is a Senior Client Partner at Korn Ferry’s Vienna office and a member of the Firm’s Global Industrial Markets as well as Consumer & Retail Markets.

Marion has deep expertise in the industrial, consumer & retail markets and is a member of the Firm’s Board & CEO Services. She works with global blue chips as well as with family-owned companies.

Marion brings along more than 20 years of professional experience in executive search, leadership and organizational development, Board assessments, leadership diagnostics and strategy consulting. She advises national and international clients on the entire range of their leadership needs. 

Prior to joining the Firm, Marion spent more than 20 years as a trusted advisor in Executive Search and Top Management Strategy Consulting.

Her background includes 12 years as a member of the leadership team with a leading European search and HR consulting group, as well as 10 years in Top Management Consulting with A.T. Kearney, Booz Allen Hamilton (now strategy&) and IBM Consulting Group.

She also has a strong link to academia, having worked as a Senior Lecturer at several universities and Founder of The Leadership Institute for some years. 

Marion holds both a doctorate and master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Economics and Business Administration in Vienna and studied at University of Colorado, École Supérieure de Commerce La Rochelle and European Business School. Extensive further education in Coaching, Organizational Psychology and Organizational Development. She works in German and English and speaks some French.