Head of Human Resources
Hubert Burda Media Holding
Dr. Katharina Herrmann has been Personnel Director at Hubert Burda Media since 1 October 2018. The technology and media company with 12,000 employees is one of the largest media companies in Germany in terms of turnover. Previously, Katharina Herrmann was Chief Human Resources Officer and Labor Director at 50Hertz, the transmission grid operator, and from 2004 to 2012 she was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, where she was responsible for personnel and organizational issues in the energy industry.
Dr. Herrmann received her doctorate in Latin literature from Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University in Greifswald.