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Sven Keckstein


Main focus: Executive-/Professional-Search, Net-/Target-Hunting
Phone: +49 6172 963-500

Sven Keckstein, born in 1966, is a partner at MSU Executive Search GmbH with a focus on the recruitment of executives and specialists in the fields of industries and consumer goods. He possess comprehensive experience in both national and internal executive search, Active Sourcing and ad-based search.

Mr. Keckstein started his career in the sales department of Würth.  Afterwards he worked in consumer goods for 10 years, lastly as Head of Sales DACH and Category Management for Tschibo. Here he introduced the new category „New Media“ – a shop-in-shop concept based around e-books and consumer software- successfully into different sales channels.

 In 2001 he started his career as a HR consultant for executive search at BAUMANN Unternehmensberatung, the former market leader in ad-based headhunting. Here he already started to develop a focus on the fields consumer goods/FMCG and industry. Further stages in his career were MC Personalmangement, KEC Consulting and the DEININGER Consulting Group. Mr. Keckstein has been a partner at MSU Executive Search GmbH since Mai 2017.

Mr. Keckstein‘s clients include listed companies, family business and SMEs. His ability to quickly connect and build up trust with people has supported him throughout his career. Candidates and clients value him as a competent, reliable and honest sparring partner.