Julia Zdrahal-Urbanek

Julia has successfully built up and manages the Austrian executive search subsidiary of Accord Group. She has profound experience in filling management positions in Austria and Europe and has been working in the energy/utility markets, commodities/chemicals, the construction sector, financial services, manufacturing, infrastructure, technology and health. With her Austrian team she focuses on executive search projects, management appraisals and talent development services.

With more than 15 years experience in executive search, talent development and the educational and vocational sector Julia started her executive search career in London, Great Britain, then worked as a research fellow at the Medical Faculty of Wuerzburg, Germany and proceeded to the Austrian Chamber of Commerce, Vienna. Prior to her current job she was partner at a leading Austrian Executive search firm where she built up foreign subsidiaries when she started to cooperate with Accord Group in 2011.

Julia holds a science master’s degree and a PhD in Psychology and speaks German and English.