Thorsten Bach, Managing Director

Working more than 16 years for national and international consulting companies Thorsten Bach has excellent experiences in the Executive Search business. As working student at Heidrick & Struggles he learned the search business from scratch and developed from a Researcher to an experienced Executive Search Consultant. Until today Thorsten successfully completed more than 200 national and international search assignments. Before he moved as Managing Director to GAIN Management Advisors he worked as a Senior Executive Search Consultant for a well-known German HR consulting firm. Over the years, he has built up a good network of senior managers out of the German manufacturing, construction and real estate industry.


After his studies of civil engineering at the Technical University of Darmstadt Thorsten Bach started his career as Site Manager at a family-owned construction company in Rhineland-Pfalz. In this environment, he could demonstrate his technical, commercial and leading skills. 2005 he changed his professional environment and moved back to the search business. Since the last 12 years Thorsten has specialized in the German Construction and Real Estate industry. Since 2012 he has enlarged his business to the German Mechanical Engineering and Manufacturing Industry. In his final step, he was responsible for the Competence Centers “Construction & Real Estate” and “Mechanical Engineering & Plant Management”.