Carmen has more than 25 years of experience in Executive Search, of which 23 years spent with DCZ Executive Search GmbH.
In addition to her excellent track record in Executive Search consultancy dedicated to the Life Sciences, Healthcare and Technology focused industries, Carmen displays an in-depth understanding of research and development in academia as well as in industry.
Carmen founded DCZ in 1997 in the Rhine metropolis Düsseldorf and entered the market as the first Executive Search consultancy specializing in Life Sciences.
In 2013 she became Managing Partner of FS Life Science Investment – a private equity company focusing on biotechnology.
In 2017 she became member of the advisory board of BioEcho Life Sciences GmbH.
Carmen has a background in natural sciences, including high-profile studies and research at the Universities of Oxford, Regensburg and Marburg.