Executive Search Consultant Dietrich Groth in Berlin

Dietrich Groth

Executive Search Consultant for consumer goods / FMCG (non food), retail, outdoor & lifestyle, packaging materials

+49 171 9503467

Dietrich Groth is a founding partner and Managing Director of DELTACON Executive Search. Together with his team, he is responsible for the consumer goods / FMCG (non food), retail, outdoor & lifestyle and packaging sectors and heads our office in Berlin. In addition to his 15 years as an Executive Search Consultant, Dietrich Groth has more than 15 years of operational management experience in purchasing, sales and marketing functions within the consumer goods industry.

Dietrich Groth has been working in executive search as a partner since 2007 and, as Managing Director of DELTACON Executive Search, heads our office in Berlin. Dietrich Groth supports numerous well-known clients in filling management positions and specialists in the consumer goods / FMCG (non-food), retail, outdoor & lifestyle and packaging industries. Prior to Executive Search Consulting, Dietrich Groth worked for more than 15 years in various companies in the consumer goods industry in prominent positions, including finance, purchasing, marketing and sales. His many years of management experience in various functional areas of the industry and his in-depth knowledge of the sector are the key success factors for identifying, assessing and recruiting the right candidates who will help to shape the success of DELTACON’s clients as executives or technical specialists over many years.


DELTACON Executive Search has been awarded several times as one of the best Executive Search Consultancies!

  • 2022 Awarded by Focus Business magazine as top personnel service provider in the field of executive search.
  • 2021 Awarded by Focus Business magazine as top personnel service provider in the field of executive search.
  • 2020 Award for top consultant in the field of medium-sized businesses. The decisive factor for the award was a customer-oriented and SME-oriented consulting performance.
  • 2019 Headhunter of the Year” award as the best Executive Search Consultancy. The top-class jury was impressed by the clear client and candidate focus as well as the sound methodological competence and deep industry knowledge.
  • 2018 Headhunter of the Year” award for best executive search firm in the Client Experience sector.
  • Why was DELTACON selected and awarded by Focus Business as one of the best Executive Search Consultancies? The consultants work quickly, thoroughly, absolutely discreetly, and with extremely high quality standards. And with its PURE concept, DELTACON provides its clients with candidates who have been intensively screened with diagnostic tools. Their candidates fit the client and make their clients more successful. DELTACON creates values.

Important stations

until today

DELTACON Executive Search

Managing Director
Founding partner of the Executive Search Consultancy DELTACON Executive Search and responsible partner for the industries “Consumer Goods / FMCG (non food), Outdoor & Lifestyle, Retail & Packaging. Development of the DELTACON Group into a Executive Search Consultancy with 12 partners and 11 offices in Germany, Austria and Switzerland – covering all relevant industries.

until 2006

Herlitz AG

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer
Responsible for restructuring, reorganization and change management of the Group. Key successes were the realignment of the product range policy, the focus on core markets and the turnaround of the group.

until 2002

Falken Office Products GmbH

Managing Director
Developed and implemented a European growth strategy – the company became the market leader in Europe for ordnance within 4 years.

until 1998

Herlitz AG

Head of Corporate Purchasing
Responsible for global purchasing of commodities and raw materials, setting up and developing strategic purchasing.

until 1992

Dow Chemical

Cost Accountant & Procurement Controller
Responsible for 3 large production lines for chemical components at the Stade plant.

until 1989

Technische Universität Berlin

Study of business administration
Focus on corporate accounting & controlling, organizational theory, materials management Graduation as Diplom-Kaufmann.

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