Michael Larsen joins Pedersen & Partners as a Client Partner

October 1, 2021 – Vienna, Austria – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search company with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Michael Larsen as Client Partner in Vienna.

With an international career spanning 30+ years, Mr. Larsen brings a wealth of expertise in business processes, Executive Search, HR, and Leadership Advisory. Over the years, he has successfully developed strategic structures, processes, and people-first organisations, working for several corporate, matrixed organisations. He served for more than a decade in management roles in banking institutions, and subsequently started his 17-year search career with leadership roles in Denmark, Australia, South Africa and Austria. For the last 8 years of his tenure, Mr. Larsen managed business operations and completed numerous senior-level engagements for clients across a variety of business sectors: Industry, IT, Fashion, and Banking. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Larsen worked in senior global HR functions in multinational companies listed on the German DAX and the Austrian ATX stock exchange.

Katharina Kaiser

“We are thrilled to welcome Michael to Pedersen & Partners and to further expand our leadership team building expertise across our Practice Groups, with a special focus on the Industrial & Consumer Practice. Michael brings a solid track record of delivery within Executive Search as well as a strong business acumen. We are on course for further growth throughout 2021, working with a wide spectrum of organisations to identify the best suited leadership globally,”  said Katharina Kaiser, Country Manager for Austria at Pedersen & Partners.

Michael LarsenI am excited to join the firm and I look forward to providing strategic leadership advice and detailed talent market analysis to global, regional, and local clients who value the robust service we are offering. Pedersen & Partners is continuing its growth momentum and I trust that my combination of business operations and executive recruitment expertise will help expand the Pedersen & Partners brand into an even greater array of markets,” added Michael Larsen, Client Partner 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.

If you would like to conduct an interview with a representative of Pedersen & Partners, or have other media-related requests, please contact: Diana Danu, Marketing and Communications Manager at: diana.danu@pedersenandpartners.com