Michael Reuter

In General:

  • shareholder of family businesses (hotel, manufacturer of special vehicles)
  • successful entrpreneurs in our family, operating in various industries
  • married, 1 son (born in Columbia/South America)
  • language skills: German (native speaker), English (fluent)



  • MBA - Diplom-Kaufmann (Friedrich-Alexander-University, Nuremberg/Germany)
  • Business Coach (EBS University for Business and Law, Oestrich-Winkel/Germany) + Interviewer for selection of Bachelor & Master students
  • Consulting for Family Businesses (University of Witten-Herdecke/Germany)
  • Seminars "Digitalisation" and "Industry 4.0" (4.0 Competence Center, Technical University, Darmstadt/Germany)
  • Seminar "Family Business" (IMD Business School, Lausanne/Switzerland)
  • Business Simulation Game (Ashridge Executive Education, Berkhamsted/England)


Professional Experience:

  • Since 2013: Owner of REUTER Managementberatung - Executive Search
  • 1998 - 2012: Managing Director and Partner in international Executive Search companies
    • e.g. Leader of Global practice group "Consumer Goods Industry and Retail/Wholesale"
    • e.g. Leader of European practice group "IT and Technology"
  • 1994 - 1998: Managing Director of German subsidiary at Connect Communications Ltd, London/UK
  • 1990 - 1994: International Sales & Marketing Consultant in Europe and in USA at Capgemini (former Gemini Consulting and Gruber Titze & Partner), working for clients from manufacturing industry, wholesale/retail and service industry