WHU hosts Henkel at Campus Düsseldorf

Henkel Company Presentation and WHU Alumni Talk followed by Networking Session

On September 28, 2023, we were pleased to welcome Henkel to our WHU Campus in Düsseldorf for the annual company presentation. After welcoming words from Prof. Dr. Martin Fassnacht (HCCG Advisory Board Chairman) and Jun.-Prof. Dr. Anna-Karina Schmitz (HCCG Director), Dr. Nils Daecke and Tilak Thiagarajan presented latest innovation around 'Salon Lab', a novel tool for hair analysis of customers in the hair salon business. Afterwards, Henkel's HR representatives and WHU alumni gave exciting insights into working at Henkel and tips on how to apply.
Numerous WHU alumni from Henkel were guests, inviting the MBA students to ask questions and engage in discussions. This time they were joined by:

Alexander Dorth, Executive Assistance to CEO/ Manager Group Strategy.
Dr. Nils Daecke, Corporate Vice President & DIO Beauty Care
Tilak Thiagarajan, Salon Lab
Petra Bochnovicova, HR Employer Reputation
Lydia Findling, HR
Louis Markus, Sales Lead HCB
Sakshi Goel, Brand Management HCB
Caitlin Schlappa, Strategy Manager Adhesives

The event came to a an end with a get-together with food & drinks.
A big thank you to the Henkel team for the exciting insights and to the MBA Career Center for organizing the successful event!