Executive Search Consultant Frank Bühl for Friedrichshafen

Frank Bühl

Executive Search Consultant for Automotive, Off Highway, Industrial

+49 151 42404587

Frank Bühl is a partner of the DELTACON Group and Managing Director of DELTACON Friedrichshafen GmbH. Together with his team, he is responsible for the automotive, off-highway, and industrial sectors with their sub-clusters automotive, truck, bus, rail, marine, power generation, agricultural engineering, construction machinery, and mobility. In addition to his Executive Search Consulting activities, he has more than 15 years of operational management experience in an international context in Germany and abroad in sales and marketing functions, as well as the management of a complete regional cluster with several European subsidiaries of a market leader in his industry cluster.

As a proven expert in executive search and long-standing partner of the DELTACON Group, Frank Bühl heads our Competence Center Automotive, Industrial, Off Highway as Managing Director from our Friedrichshafen location. As a pronounced industry and technical expert in the automotive and industrial environment also of the various sub-industries and clusters such as automotive, truck, bus, caravan, BEV, PHEV, mobility, rail, agricultural technology, agricultural vehicles, forestry machinery, construction machinery, dump trucks, excavators, wheel bearings, mobile cranes, material handling, underground vehicles, oil & gas, power generation, power generation, emergency generators, microgrid, gas gensets, marine, commercial shipping, yachts, mega yachts, frigates, defense, he supports his customer base of numerous global players and market leaders, as well as start-ups and the outstanding medium-sized businesses in Germany, Austria and Switzerland in filling management positions and technical specialists. He puts a special focus on the so-called cultural fit of the client culture and the personality of the top candidates. Before joining the executive search firm he has more than 15 years experience in various management positions in sales, marketing, application management and a regional responsibility for Northern Europe with market leaders, that shaped his way. This international management responsibility at the interface of market and, customer he gained technology experience within his industry and the solid deep industry knowledge make the difference and are a guarantee in identifying, assessing and attracting the best fitting high caliber candidates from his excellent network within his industry built up over many years. Even for projects in Asia and the Americas, his clients rely on his hand and industry know-how for successful placements of C Level and local business leaders.


Frank Bühl was awarded with DELTACON as the best Executive Search Consultancy in Germany!

  • 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 using diagnostic tools. Their candidates fit the client and make their clients more successful. DELTACON creates values.

Important stations

until today

DELTACON Executive Search

Managing Partner & Managing Director

Partner of the DELTACON Group and Managing Director of the Competence Center Automotive, Industrial, Off Highway at the high-tech location Friedrichshafen. International staffing of C-Level, C Suite and technical specialists within his industry.

Rolls Royce Powersystems GmbH

until 2018

Rolls Royce Powersystems GmbH

Direktor global BU Industrial

Global sales and application responsibility in Agriculture, Construction & Industrial. Long-term responsibility of the application strategy, sales concepts, marketing measures, key account management with an international team.

Daimler AG

until 2014

Daimler AG

Direktor BU Industrial, Director Northern Europe

Based in London, management of the region Northern Europe incl. Scandinavia, Benelux, Germany, Switzerland for all applications incl. P&L responsibility of several national companies. Strategic development of own organization, partner organizations in Sales & Service. Responsibility for applications including Industrial, Agriculture Construction, Rail, Marine, Powergeneration.

MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH

until 2007

MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH

Senior Manager Railway Application

Head of Railway Application Sales and Service Products, as well as Key Account Management.

Grammer AG

until 2002

Grammer AG

Key Account Manager

Key Account Management different functional areas Interior Automotive, Rail, Construction Machinery.

Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin

until 1998

University for Technology and Economics Berlin

Diploma in Industrial Engineering

Focus on business development, corporate management, general mechanical engineering. Graduated with a degree in industrial engineering.

Industry focus of Frank Bühl

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