Frédérique Genton


With more than 25 years’ international experience in Europe, Frédérique Genton’s career began in Paris in a government department and continued in a business law firm in Vienna, Austria, then in Munich and Saarland, Germany, where she was head of a binational university.

Entrepreneurial by nature, she founded arteLatum Executive Consulting. an executive search and leadership consulting firm in Germany in 2007 and developed the firm’s offering for businesses in Europe. From the outset, her clients were leading companies based in Germany, France and Luxembourg, quickly followed by Austria, Switzerland, the United States, North Africa and Asia.
In 2017 Frédérique joined a Parisian firm and contributed to its internationalisation strengthened its advisory offering, opened an office in Frankfurt, and launched international management reviews.

A Franco-German citizen and a convinced European, she is committed to promoting economic relations between the two driving forces of Europe, France and Germany.

As France’s Foreign Trade Advisor for Germany, she contributes to think tanks and proposals on the Franco-German axis.

Frédérique is French and German mother tongue, is fluent in English and resides in Saarbrücken, Germany.


Areas of Expertise:

Focus on France, DACH and Luxembourg for positions such as CEO ● Managing Director ● CFO ● COO ● CHRO ● Chief Sales & Marketing Officer ● CTO ● Plant Manager ● Industrial Director ● BU Manager ● Country Manager ● Branch Manager ● Investment Director and Operating Partner ● In the following industries: Manufacturing ● Automotive ● Packaging ● Finance ● Energy ● Retail ● Agriculture and Food ● Telecom ● Private Equity ● Higher Education ● Non-Profit

Core Competencies:

Executive search ● Executive coaching ● Leadership consulting ● Board advisory

Education &  Teaching:

Frédérique has a Master in Law and LL.M from the universities of Reims (FR) and Bielefeld (GE).