Pedersen & Partners welcomes Rob van Wingerden to the Amsterdam team

September 6th, 2023 - Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Pedersen & Partners, a leading global Executive Search, Leadership Consulting and Board Services firm with 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries, welcomes Robert van Wingerden to the Amsterdam team as a Client Partner.

Rob van Wingerden’s 25-year career has involved close collaboration with CEOs and C-suite leaders in the areas of global HR leadership, talent management, transformation, M&A integration, and strategic restructuring. During his tenure at Trivium Packaging, Rob played a pivotal strategic role in steering cultural enhancement, orchestrating a comprehensive overhaul, and spearheading EBITDA improvement initiatives. Rob has held Human Resources leadership roles at corporations such as Danaher Corporation and Philips, guiding international HR endeavours, facilitating large-scale restructuring efforts, ensuring seamless M&A integration, fostering talent acquisition, and nurturing leadership development. Prior to that, Rob gained commercial leadership experience as Head of Business Unit Domestic Appliances and Personal Care for Philips Netherlands & Central-Eastern Europe, and at

Hans Lodewijks

"We warmly welcome Rob to our Amsterdam team at Pedersen & Partners. With over 25 years of experience as a seasoned Chief HR Officer, Rob’s extensive expertise in global HR leadership, M&A integration, and strategic restructuring will undoubtedly enhance our firm’s capabilities to serve our clients and candidates. His track record of successful cultural enhancement and financial improvement initiatives further adds to the value he brings on board. We are excited about the insights and contributions Rob will provide to our team," said Hans Lodewijks, Country Manager Netherlands, Pedersen & Partners.

Rob Van Wingerden

"I am eager to join Pedersen & Partners and contribute my experience to the firm's success. I’m excited about the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues across geographies and be a part of this dynamic firm," said Rob van Wingerden, Client Partner, Pedersen & Partners.


Pedersen & Partners is a leading global Executive Search, Leadership Consulting and Board Services firm. We operate 54 wholly owned offices in 50 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia & the Americas. Our values Trust, Relationship and Professionalism apply to our interaction with clients as well as executives. More information about Pedersen & Partners is available at