Specialty: Consumer Goods, Beauty Care, Medical Aesthetics
About Stephan Becker
Stephan Becker is an internationally experienced executive with 25+ years of professional experience for family-owned and listed consumer goods companies (Beiersdorf, P&G, Coty, Kao) with a focus on beauty care and medical aesthetics. During his career in executive and managing director roles, he has gained multiple experiences with different organisational sizes and corporate cultures. Most recently, as President EMEA, he was responsible for an international beauty and aesthetics company and laid the foundation for the successful expansion through massive build up and professionalisation of the organisation.
In the course of his professional career, he has always focused on the needs of his customers and stakeholders and paid particular attention to the right selection and recruitment of new employees and managers with the appropriate "cultural fit". "Where this fit works best, employees are happier, perform better and stay longer. This results in a high level of commitment, performance and a strong identification with the company's vision and goals" says Stephan Becker from his own experience. As a former competitive athlete (hockey), he also has a high level of personal passion and motivation for building winning teams.
As a partner at EO Executives, an international executive search firm, he specializes in filling management positions in the consumer goods industry. His expertise, passion and focus on the specific needs and challenges of his clients and candidates allow for a tailormade and personal collaboration approach.
What truly sets Stephan apart though, is his outstanding talent for building and growing high performing teams. A passionate, energetic & inclusive leader with a strong balance of coaching, challenge & empowerment for joint growth.
Caroline Kopp Marketing Director (Coty)
Working alongside Stephan in hydrafacial was a privilege. His remarkable leadership, characterized by strategic foresight and genuine compassion, earned him immense respect and admiration from all. Stephan's ability to inspire and uplift teams created a harmonious work environment, fostering creativity and productivity. His warm demeanor and approachability made him not just a CEO but a cherished colleague. I highly recommend Stephan for his outstanding leadership and the positive impact he made on the team.
Holger Hiernickel HR Manager Europe (Hydrafacial GmbH)
I reported into Stephan (General Manager) as the Channel Strategy & Marketing Leader DACH/CZ. I experienced Stephan as a very well-rounded senior executive leader with great passion for both outstanding results and people development. He led the organization consistently well including periods of pressure. He established a great growth mindset in his team fueling it with trust, responsibility and the right amount of energy. He not only helped me further grow as a leader but also made it very enjoyable to work with him.
Stefan Kolmer Head of Strategy and Marketing DACH/CZ (Kao Corporation)