Claudia Schlossberger (57) has been appointed Senior Vice President Global Human Resources, Carlsberg Group. She has overall global responsibility for Carlsberg’s 41,000 employees.
Since 2003, Claudia had been Chief Human Resources Officer, Metro Group, as well as Metro Cash & Carry. Prior to that, Claudia held various senior HR leadership positions across the Metro Group since 1997. During her time at Metro, Claudia introduced a highly professional global HR organisation across the Group to support the Metro Group’s global expansion.
Claudia’s has a strong commercial background, as well as a proven international track record within HR from Daimler Benz, where she also held positions within Marketing, and Sales, and worked in Russia and India.
After studying philology and economics at the Universities of Cologne, St. Petersburg and Munich, she graduated as Dr. Phil from the University of Munich.
Commenting on this appointment, Jørgen Buhl Rasmussen, Carlsberg’s CEO, says:
“Claudia Schlossberger comes with a background as a senior HR Executive in large multinational organisations, latterly within the retail industry. She has a strong combination of sound business acumen and commercial experience – and has an excellent track record in delivering results within complex HR organisations. Together with our Carlsberg Group HR employees, I am confident that she will be the right person to take HR to the next level, and support our business in achieving the goals of the Carlsberg Group.”
Claudia Schlossberger adds: “I am truly looking forward to the new challenges and, along with my HR colleagues, being able to deliver results for a company with such a strong heritage. It will be my key objective to create an effective and professional HR organization, which will support the business in developing our people and their capabilities”.