Gerhard Eller

Gerhard Eller is Managing Partner of PMCI Executive Consulting GmbH - brand name PMCI - and responsible for the area of Northern Germany, working from Hanover. Gerhard is a qualified engineer and economist. He has more than 30 years of professional experience, predominantly with technical suppliers, the paper and pulp industry as well as the electrical industry. His competence in these technical-oriented segments enables him to assist clients successfully in the search for executives and hard-to-find specialists.

Before changing into the recruitment sector in 2014, Gerhard held several top management positions in international operating companies, both in family businesses as well as public companies in the paper & pulp industry and with automobile suppliers. As an advisor in HR matters on C-level Gerhard is dedicated in finding the best heads for his clients, both nationally and abroad.


Core Areas

  • Automotive / Automotive Suppliers
  • Chemicals / Plastics / Paper (especially polymers and elastomers)
  • Manufacturing companies (incl. electrical industry, automation, sensors, value-added-resellers)
  • Machinery and engineering
  • Private equity


Professional Experience

  • Since 2021 Managing Partner at PMCI Executive Consulting GmbH, Hannover
  • Since 2019 PMC International AG, Partner
  • Partner at Rabe Pietzcker Strunck Collegen (search & selection), Starnberg
  • Managing Director; ROBA Corrugated GmbH, Lützen
  • Managing Director Industrial Filtration; Mahle GmbH, Stuttgart
  • Managing Director; Maillis Group, Wuppertal
  • Managing Director Vibration Control Industry; ContiTech, Hanover
  • Sales & Marketing Director Molded Products; ContiTech, Hanover
  • Sales Manager Building Construction; REHAU Austria
  • Trainee; SIEMENS AG, Austria


  • Studies of Economics, University of Vienna
    Degree: "Magister" (comparable to MBA-degree)
  • Degree of Polytechnic Vienna V (HTL) and vocational engineering education