Elena Moselli and Ulf Koller join Pedersen & Partners’ Italy team

June 15, 2021 – Milan, Italy – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Elena Moselli and Ulf Koller to its Italy team.

Elena Moselli is a Principal at Pedersen & Partners, based in Milan, Italy. Ms. Moselli brings over nineteen years of executive search, talent management, leadership development, and coaching expertise in the Fashion, Luxury Goods & Lifestyle industry. She built her client portfolio while serving in HR leadership positions at Versace and Gucci, focusing on talent acquisition, development, and retention. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Ms. Moselli served as the Fashion, Luxury Goods & Lifestyle Practice Leader for a global retained executive search firm, where she executed executive search, leadership consulting, coaching, and interim executive management mandates for corporate, wholesale, and logistics functions.

Ulf Koller is a Consultant at Pedersen & Partners, based in Milan, Italy. With a corporate career spanning 25+ years, Mr. Koller has served in Vice President, Managing Partner, and Partner roles for global executive search players focusing on search, management consulting, and organisational development within the Industrial, HR Management, and Legal segments. He was also the Senior Vice President HR & External Relations for Italian steelmaker ThysennKrupp Acciai Speciali Terni SpA, leading and expanding its national and international activities, driving business development, and cross-border search execution. Mr. Koller has extensive legal and counselling expertise, and supported clients while working for German Trade, Company, and Civil Law advisories. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners Mr. Koller was a Senior Legal, Tax, and Auditing Consultant as well as Consultant for the Prosecutor’s Office in Terni.

Bruno Pastore

“I am thrilled to expand our Italy team and boost our business growth efforts in the region. Elena and Ulf join us at a crucial time, when organisations are consolidating their leadership teams and gaining momentum for their next growth phase. Our clients will benefit from Elena and Ulf’s mix of market knowledge and breadth of leadership background, ensuring a continued focus on superior client service,” stated Bruno Pastore, Client Partner and Country Manager for Italy at Pedersen & Partners.

Elena Moselli

“The Consumer & Retail industry is facing rapid changes globally, leaping to new innovative retail technologies and digitisation. I look forward to helping our clients to assemble great leadership teams which are ready to manage the present while building the future,” added Elena Moselli, Principal at Pedersen & Partners.


Ulf Koller

“I am honoured to continue my advancement in the Executive Search field with Pedersen & Partners. The firm’s extensive local and global expertise encourages me to look forward to working with my local and international colleagues, delivering premium retained talent acquisition services in emerging and mature markets worldwide,” said Ulf Koller, Consultant at Pedersen & Partners.


Pedersen & Partners is a leading international Executive Search firm. We operate 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia & the Americas. Our values Trust, Relationship and Professionalism apply to our interaction with clients as well as executives. More information about Pedersen & Partners is available at www.pedersenandpartners.com.

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