Kerstin Shamma'a is a Director of CTPartners, a premier executive search firm committed to performance, quality and results.
Drawing on industry and global expertise, Kerstin
identifies innovative leadership compatible with specific cultural and industry requirements for the financial services and insurance industry. Kerstin
has filled positions for leading financial services firms and boutiques throughout Asia, Western Europe and the Middle East, understanding the needs of both emerging and developed markets and an increasingly mobile work force.She
has completed assignments for CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, group heads, managing directors and a wide range of specialist financial services roles, largely in the asset management industry. Kerstin
has more than eight years of financial services executive search experience.She began her career with Ray & Berndtson's Frankfurt office, where her focus was investment banking and technology, and later joined Spencer Stuart's Financial Services Practice, undertaking international assignments.Kerstin
relocated to London in 2001 as a member of Heidrick & Struggles'
Financial Services Practice, focusing on asset management.Earlier Kerstin
gained experience in the financial services industry while with Deutsche Financial Services UK
, a subsidiary of Deutsche Bank. Fluent in English, German and French, Kerstin holds a master's degree in Literature and Modern Languages from Freie Universit,t Berlin and the University of Bath.She
is based in the firm's Singapore office.