Burkhard Block holds a degree in Economics from the University of Bochum, Germany, and subsequently earned a Ph.D. on executive selection at the University’s Institute for Managerial Science. Burkhard Block has worked in executive search since 1981. He has been an executive search consultant and a Managing Director for various companies, including A.T. Kearney, where he spent ten years within the company’s executive search group as Managing Director for Germany and was also Account Manager for the consultancy’s lateral hires in Europe. He joined Delta Management Consultants in 2000. Burkhard Block has many years’ experience in filling a diverse range of positions in many different industries across Europe, and specializes additionally in professional services. He is Head of the Professional Services Practice Group and Head of Utilities.