Josef Buttinger is the Country Manager for Austria at Pedersen & Partners. Mr. Buttinger brings over 20 years of experience in Executive Search, Recruitment and Human Resources Management roles in Austrian and international firms. He is also the Founder & President of HR-Lounge, a network of more than 250 Human Resources Director/Manager members in Austria and is a recognized specialist in HR projects. In 2017 Mr. Buttinger was awarded the title “HR Person of the Year” in the Vienna Hofburg. He owes his expertise and professionalism to some 1000 interviews with candidates.
Mr. Buttinger has studied at the Catholic Theological Private University in Linz and is a Certified Trainer & Coach. He speaks native German and English.