Egon Zehnder International is one of the world’s most renowned executive search companies, present in 66 bureaus around the globe.
Following the invitation by Egon Zehnder International, around 90 top manager and hand-picked political representatives came together on May, 19th 2008 in the newly opened location “Elb-Panorama” on top of the Atlantic-Haus. The evening event featured a speech of well-known lawyer and former politician Friedrich Merz as well as an excellent dinner.
Being located on the 20th floor in over 300 feet height, the guests were presented with a spectacular view over the city and the busy activities in the international harbour in particular.
After a short welcome and introduction by the Hamburg Bureau’s Managing director, Dr. Juergen Tanneberger and his colleague Dr. Wilhelm Friedrich Boyens, Friedrich Merz gave his eagerly awaited speech. Merz, who is a member of the Bundestag and a professional lawyer, spoke on his experiences in politics and business. Subsequently, he answered the guest’s various questions on the speech.
Last but not least, a female strings quartet from the Hamburg conservatory of music gave a lovely performance alongside to the culinary indulgences to round off the inspiring evening.
Consultancy, organisation, preparation and realisation of the event