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Wolfgang Reelitz

Wolfgang Reelitz

Managing Consultant, Technology


Wolfgang Reelitz is Managing Consultant for Futurestep's Advanced Technology Practice for EMEA, based in the firm’s Frankfurt office.

Mr. Reelitz brings over twenty five years of industry experience to Korn Ferry Futurestep, having worked extensively in the automotive technology area. He will focus on IT/CIO centric technology projects across different markets.

He previously worked as Senior Partner for a German based Executive Search firm. Prior to that, Wolfgang was Vice President Automotive Sales for TomTom B.V. in Amsterdam and held several Sales, Marketing and Application Engineering leadership positions in Europe for a Business Unit for U.S. headquartered company BorgWarner. After technical university he started his career as project engineer at Pirelli and OEM Sales Manager for Dunlop tires.

Besides several years in Executive Search, Mr. Reelitz has significant expertise in building bridges on a global scale between the traditional car industry and IT centric features to help automotive players bringing consumer driven innovations to the market. He had global sales responsibility in the industry with a technical background and a good understanding what the market is expecting.

Mr. Reelitz is responsible for further bolstering the EMEA Professional Search business in Futurestep’s Advanced Technology Practice.

He holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Berufsakademie Mannheim in Germany (Dipl.-Ing. BA) and is fluent in English and German.