Cologne

ISG Cologne
Menzlingen 23a
D-51503 Rösrath

Staff

Meet the team behind Cologne

Oliver Menke

Managing Partner

Expertise

EXPERTISE Oliver Menke

During his studies at the University of Applied Sciences in Cologne, in the field of “Structural Engineering”, Oliver Menke already founded his first own company and gained experience throughout Europe in the fields of film/television, studio/stage construction, trade fairs, sports events and construction. Later he completed his Bachelor Professional in Event Management and Master Professional Business Administration with a focus on personnel management.

After successfully selling his business, Oliver Menke started his 2nd career as an assistant of Management, in a leading European FMCG, electronic and IT retail group. Due to his specific know-how and his strong sales orientation, he became department manager after a short time and built up and developed large-volume, highly profitable business areas. The focus was on the fields of activity:

  • Financial services (loans and insurance)
  • New media (online photo business and development of in-store TV stations)
  • Innovation and knowledge management
  • Cooperation with franchise partners at home and abroad

From 2011, Mr. Menke deepened his knowledge in a leading management consultancy, with responsibilities in organizational consulting, IT, sales, marketing and controlling, among others with well-known DAX corporations. Due to his distinct talent to quickly grasp and advance new business areas, he moved to the area of major customer business, the insurance division of a major European bank.

Due to his strong interest in technology and customer behaviour, Oliver Menke took over the responsibility for the management of a leading European e-commerce company in 2016, where he was mainly confronted with the following activities:

  • Restructuring, Branding & Sales
  • Human Resources Development
  • Expansion and integration of the top 5 online platforms
  • Increasing customer satisfaction and profitability

Due to his extensive experience and commitment to entrepreneurship, Oliver Menke founded a digital agency as a co-founder in 2019 and as CEO was responsible for building up the German division of a leading IT personnel service provider, with a focus on

  • Business development and branding
  • Finance and tax
  • Recruiting, personnel placement (ANÜ) and consulting
  • Assessment centre, personnel development and training

His management style is characterized by implementation and clear decision-making. He empowers people and provides them with the necessary tools to take responsibility in a team and to grow with their tasks.

He creates a corporate culture of mutual respect and measurable results. Lifelong learning beyond the apprenticeship is part of his conviction. That is why Oliver Menke is currently working on coding in his spare time and is a student in – The Power MBA – Program.

He lives in North-Rine-Westfalia. There he is a family man and enthusiastic sportsman.

Motto: “Leadership by example, give orientation and be appreciative.

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Dipl.-Ing. Maria Bader

Managing Partner

Expertise

Während der letzten 20 Jahre ihrer Berufserfahrung, übernahm Frau Bader verschiedene Management-Positionen mit zunehmender Komplexität und Führungsverantwortung im strategischen Vertrieb & Marketing, Business Development und Change Management in produzierenden, international agierenden, industriellen Unternehmen. Ein großer Teil ihres Erfolgsrezeptes ist die Erkenntnis über die wichtige Rolle von erfahrenen, motivierten und loyalen Mitarbeitern in einem Unternehmen.

Frau Bader verfügt über eine umfangreiche Erfahrung in der Personalauswahl und Personalentwicklung in Kombination mit fundierter Management-Expertise in der Leitung der strategischen Unternehmensbereiche. In den letzten sechs Jahren hat sie diese Erfahrung in ihrer Funktion als Geschäftsbereichsleiterin und Mitglied der Geschäftsleitung bei der Sihl GmbH, einem der führenden Hersteller von beschichteten Papieren, Folien und Verbunden für Digitaldruck, erweitert und verstärkt.

Frau Bader hat einen ausgezeichneten Master-Abschluss als Diplom-Ingenieurin und einen Master-Abschluss als Betriebswirtin.

Aufgrund ihres ausgeprägten Interesses an Industrie und ihrer langjährigen, erfolgreichen Management-Expertise hat sich Frau Bader im Jahr 2020 der ISG Personalmanagement GmbH als Managing Partner angeschlossen, um ihr Wissen bei der Recruiting und Executive Search von Fach- und Führungskräften professionell einsetzen zu können.

Expertise und Kompetenzen:

  • Recruiting & Executive Search von C-Level Führungskräften und Branchen-Experten
  • Mehrsprachige Suche und Auswahl: Deutsch, Englisch, Russisch
  • Ausgezeichnete analytische Kompetenzen in Kombination mit einer strukturierten und ergebnisorientierten Herangehensweise
  • Starke Kommunikations-, Teambildungs- und Führungsqualitäten sowie Erfolgsbilanz bei der Entwicklung von Hochleistungsteams
  • Branchenkompetenz: Medizintechnik | Druck-, Papier- und Verpackungsindustrie | Immobilien | Transport & Logistik

Motto:

„ You are your only limit “

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Services

We strive for our continuous development and the ongoing improvement of our services to exceed your expectations!