Ekkehard Wille is one of the founding shareholders of PERSONALGLOBAL. As one of the most experienced business consultants in Germany he looks back on a successful career in executive research and various leadership positions.
Ekkehard Wille studied mechanical engineering at RWTH Aachen, later acquiring his MBA at INSEAD, one of the most renowned business schools in Europe. Before starting his executive research career at Egon Zehnder International in Zürich and Düsseldorf, he was employed in a leading position at Hilti and A. Rüggeberg and a member of the administrative board at Neoplan.
In 1977 he founded his own consulting and executive research company. This company later became one of the founding partners of World Search Group. During his career he staffed several board positions of DAX companies along with numerous top leadership positions in big and medium sized companies as well as family businesses.
Mr. Wille is co-initiator and honorary secretary general of the “Prize for Innovation” in German business. He also is a member of the advisory board of the business club Rhein-Main.