Barbara Apergis is a founding member of dla and specializes in recruitment for management and leadership positions at professional services companies. In addition to this, she focuses on search assignments with a strong emphasis on diversity and is a committed supporter of women in management.
As a sociologist, she pays in-depth attention to the issue of change motivation and the factors that cause top talents in particular to leave their companies.
In addition to the potential motivations for change, Barbara takes an intense interest in the personal value perceptions and behavioral parameters which, as part of the hiring process, help to ensure the right cultural fit. Before joining dla, Barbara served at a renowned executive search consultancy, after previously working at the marketing and consulting company Kantar where she supported renowned clients in the ITC and automotive industries. Barbara lives with her family in Munich.