Kilpatrick at WU Executive Academy Career Cafè

By Sotiris Karagiozidis – Country Manager Romania and Greece of Kilpatrick Executive Search

Last 1st November 2017, Kilpatrick participated in Career Café. Promoted by the WU Executive Academy, the event took place in Bucharest, Romania.


WU Executive Academy is part of the Wirtschafts Vienna University of Economics and Business, one of the most prestigious European Universities offering a variety of programs, including a top-notch Executive MBA.

Career Café is an event that gives the chance to the alumni of the EMBA to meet with foremost employers and headhunters in one-to-one 10-15 minutes meetings during which they can introduce themselves, receive feedbacks and plan the next steps of their career moves.

Held at Radisson Blu Hotel, the Bucharest event was attended by over 150 alumni who had the opportunity to meet with a strong lineup of companies.

The companies who participated included names such as Vodafone, TNT, Hilti and headhunters like Amrop, Pedersen, Stein, Stanton Chase, Target and, it goes without saying, Kilpatrick who was represented by the country manager of Romania and Greece, Sotiris Karagiozidis.

Boasting an impressive background, most of the alumni who attended had already been middle and top managers of leading multinational corporations and big local players, too.

A variety of different market segments like Banking, Oil &Gas, Insurance, Pharma, TelCo and others were represented by the Alumni of WUEA enabling the company representatives to have very interesting meetings and enhance their knowledge about the interesting development of Romania’s human resources.

It is very encouraging to note that, besides being a very promising and continuously growing market offering great investment opportunities, Romania is also breeding a generation of knowledgeable young managers who have already had international exposure and impressive track records.

Kilpatrick International has been operating in Romania for 11 years with 2 offices based in Bucharest and Timisoara. In this way not only does the company reach out the entire country, its team of experienced consultants and researchers also connect with surrounding countries like Bulgaria, Greece, Serbia and Hungary.

If you wish to learn more about this very interesting and emerging part of Europe and find out how Kilpatrick can support you in recruiting the best talents, you can apply to our team who will be pleased to help you.