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Ein ernst blickender älterer Mann mit Glatze und markanten Gesichtszügen trägt gelbe Kopfhörer. Er trägt ein dunkles Hemd und blickt mit leicht zusammengezogenen Augenbrauen in die Kamera.

About me - Bernd Ziethen

My name is Bernd Ziethen, and I have decades of experience in management positions in industry - particularly in the chemical and plastics sectors, plant engineering, mechanical and plant engineering and control technology.

As the founder of Management Minder, I have made it my mission to support company management in the industry. As a senior personnel consultant, I approach executives and experts in your industry through targeted direct searches. My knowledge of the industry and my large network enable me to find the best talent for your company.

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Experience in the industry - your partner for C-Level

With over 30 years of experience in the chemical and plastics industry as well as in mechanical and plant engineering, I have an extensive network and in-depth know-how. My career began in sales and business development.


In the course of my professional development, I rose to various management positions and gained profound insights into the industry. These years of experience not only broadened my knowledge, but also ignited my passion for identifying and developing world-class leaders.


As an experienced consultant, I combine my industry-specific know-how with my passion for talent development. With a deep understanding of the challenges CEOs and HR leaders face, based on my own many years as a CEO, I can help you strengthen your organization and develop top leaders who will successfully lead your company into the future.

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Expertise - Authentic

"Advice straight from the CEO" is more than just a slogan for me - it's a promise I make to my clients. As an experienced CEO who has been in charge of companies for many years, I understand the many challenges that executives and HR managers face. I am one of them, having been on the front line of business myself for decades.


My approach always aims to develop customized solutions that meet the individual needs of my clients. Together, we overcome the skills shortage by focusing on sustainable recruitment. We shorten the time it takes to successfully fill positions and increase the chances of success of your search. In doing so, we ensure that the candidates are the perfect fit for your company.



You can rely on my expertise as a long-standing CEO to master the challenges of the modern business world and achieve sustainable success. Together we will shape a successful future for your company.

The art of finding top-performers

Finding outstanding leaders is an art that I have perfected over the years.

My extensive network and deep knowledge of the industry allow me to identify candidates who not only have the necessary experience, but also the vision and commitment to lead companies into the future.

I see not only resumes, but potential, team dynamics, and a passionate attitude.

A connection of equals

My clients are not just executives, but experienced business people looking for a partnership of equals. I understand the sensitive requirements and high expectations that come with C-level recruitment.


Discretion, professionalism and thorough evaluation are firmly anchored in my approach. I see myself not just as a headhunter, but as a link between first-class talent and successful companies.


Together we will find the best talent to take your company to the next level.

Ein älterer Herr in einem schwarzen Anzug und gepunktetem Hemd steht mit einer geöffneten Handgeste, als ob er etwas präsentiert. Der Hintergrund ist schwarz, aber oben rechts ist ein Abschnitt mit digitalen Fehlern in Pink und Schwarz.

Ready for the future

The chemical and plastics industry is constantly changing and I am determined to accompany my customers on this journey into the future. Through continuous learning, adaptability and listening to my clients' needs, I stay ahead of the curve.


I look forward to supporting you in your search for top talent or advising you on your next strategic challenge.



If you are ready to take your leaders to the next level or are looking for advice from an industry expert, I invite you to get in touch. Pick up the phone or send me an email and let's talk about the future together.


Please approach me directly as CEO, if you intend to perform in your industry.

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