On September 22nd, 2020, we had the pleasure of hosting the first Henkel@WHU virtual company presentation and networking event. Around 120 WHU students from all study programs had followed the invitation of the Career Center and the Henkel Center for Consumer Goods. Miriam Kraneis, Manager Career Center, and Dr. Anna-Karina Schmitz, Director of the Henkel Center for Consumer Goods, welcomed the Henkel team consisting of
Kristina Bauer, Manager Employer Branding
Alina Damm, Executive Assistant to the CEO & Junior Manager Corporate Strategy and BSc alumna
Dr. Timur Erim, Head of HR Board Office
Caroline Klaas, Corporate Senior Manager Group Strategy Unit & Executive Assistant to the CEO and BSc/MSc alumna
Markus Krahforst, Head of Recruitment Germany
Ravuri Shruti, Key Account Manager and MBA alumna
Caroline Klaas and Timur Erim presented main facts and figures about Henkel before diving deeper into Henkel’s company culture, its values and strategy as well as career opportunities. In the following break out session, all Henkel managers talked about their personal experiences, gave exclusive insights into the working life at Henkel, and answer individual questions of the students. Furthermore, Dr. Anna-Karina Schmitz introduced the Internship/Thesis program for Bachelor and MBA students.
We would like to thank the Henkel team for joining us this evening and to Miriam Kraneis for organizing the event!