Executive Search & Consulting

for the Real Estate industry

Pioneering. Executive Search.
Real Estate. Valdivia.

About us

Are you looking for fresh impetus for your company or new perspectives in your career? We support you with experience and passion. Executive Search, the placement of top executives and decision makers, is our specialised field of business. We analyse, advise and match requirements and skills, personalities and career opportunities.

Valdivia stands for depth and competence. We know the construction and real estate industry in detail due to our many years of experience. This means that we can offer you all the expertise you need to fill demanding positions in a complex and ever-evolving environment.

Excellence meets Experience.
Our Approach.

Services

We offer comprehensive expertise for all property sectors. Those who develop, build, manage or finance real estate require a special understanding and unique skill set - especially at the senior end of the market. We have chosen our specialisation deliberately and possess many years of experience. We create trust because we speak the language of our clients and our international network, which has grown over decades, extends to all real estate sectors and industries.

Pioneering

For clients

For candidates

As specialists in Executive Search, we know that senior positions always require unique skill sets and personalities. Therefore, we start our searches with an in-depth analysis: in close collaboration with you, we carefully sound out all the requirements of your search – providing our input and advice based on our extensive industry experience and knowledge of the market.

We have developed a versatile, personal support programme for you. In this way we do not only take into account your professional skills and competences; your personal aims and objectives   are also always clearly in focus for us.

Exploring

For clients

For candidates

Open, transparent communication is critical to us. We are not afraid to give you our honest feedback and advice to ensure that we enter the market having fully explored all angles of your situation and requirement. In our search for candidates, we examine the market in its entirety and prepare detailed assessments at each stage.

For us, gaining your trust and corresponding to your wishes have the highest priority. We advise you both personally and discreetly and show you perspectives for your career path.

Succeeding

For clients

For candidates

Open, transparent communication is critical to us. We are not afraid to give you our honest feedback and advice to ensure that we enter the market having fully explored all angles of your situation and requirement. In our search for candidates, we examine the market in its entirety and prepare detailed assessments at each stage.

For us, gaining your trust and corresponding to your wishes have the highest priority. We advise you both personally and discreetly and show you perspectives for your career path.

Our Promise.

Values

Executive Search is a task of the highest responsibility. We meet this obligation with care and passion.

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Determination

We give everything, as if we were part of your company.

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Credibility

We are trustworthy, open and authentic.

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Expertise

We are professionally at home in all real estate sectors.

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Experience

We have a proven track record.

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Diligence

We are highly disciplined and always want the best for company and candidate alike.

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Vision

We always aim at sustainable, long-term fruitful solution for both sides.

Motivation & Experience.

Management

The management of Valdivia Consulting GmbH is committed to ensuring that the years of experience we have gained to date are utilised to provide the highest levels of service to the real estate industry today and in the future. At Valdivia, our target is to identify new personalities and ideas for the many challenges of the industry in the 21st century.
"Real Estate is elementary for people, society and industry and shapes our living space in a truly unique way. The real estate industry both inspires and fascinates people - we have dedicated ourselves to it with passion.“

Daniel Bauer

Management

Daniel M. Bauer is Managing Partner at Valdivia Consulting GmbH in Frankfurt am Main.

After several years in the broader real estate industry, Daniel entered the consulting market in 2006. He was instrumental in the creation and development of the current market leading company in specialised personnel consulting for the real estate industry in Germany, before accepting the partnership at Valdivia.

For more than a decade, Daniel Bauer has been specialised in Executive Search, working on behalf of national and international companies (Corporates as well as medium and small companies). Daniel has been part of more than four hundred search mandates covering leading positions, i.e. positions on C-level, MDs, Partners, Branch and Department Heads, Directors as well as specialised experts.

Daniel cultivates deep, successful, long-term relationships with clients and his extensive network now extends from London to the entire German-speaking region.

Daniel Bauer graduated from the Department of Structural Engineering at the Higher Technical College, Wiener Neustadt in Austria. He then spent several years abroad in both London and the USA and speaks fluent English and native German. Today he lives with his family in Greater Frankfurt.

Meeting our clients’ expectations.

Testimonials

Mutual trust is the prerequisite for all our actions. Only where we succeed in creating trust between all those involved can we achieve the kind of productive, respectful connection that is the aim of our work. And we are grateful to see this confirmed by our clients. Please find below a selection of client references:

"Trust is a top priority for us. Daniel Bauer stands for guaranteed discretion, market know-how and real estate expertise."
Kiran PatelGlobal Chief Investment Officer and Deputy Chief Executive OfficerSavills Investment Management
"I specifically appointed Mr. Baumruk as we place our trust in him. He conducted an in-depth analysis of the market for us, provided immensely valuable strategic recommendations and helped us significantly in expanding the Real Estate Private Debt division. We are very pleased with the result so far."
Andreas KaluscheCEO - VorstandPrime Capital AG
"Valdivia team members helped us find our Head of Germany. They took the time to understand our business model and our culture, identifying early on the prospects who would fit well within our business. The process was efficient and well managed from start to finish.”
Rabih ModadManaging DirectorBaytree Logistics Properties LLP
"Mr. Bauer took on our project with a great deal of natural intuition and impressive drive. His distinctive network and profound market knowledge are compelling and Mr. Bauer was able to exceed our expectations in a highly professional manner."
Hagen M. HackenbergGeschäftsführerHackenberg & Co. GmbH
"Mr. Bauer combines many years of experience, highest precision and high-level competence in the specialised field of real estate executive search."
Jörg Schwagenscheidt FRICSManaging PartnerQSIX
"In Mr Baumruk, we have a partner for filling our specialist and management positions in the area of Commercial Real Estate Financing who, with his many years of experience, his extensive network and his knowledge of our co-operative corporate culture, always offers custom-fit solutions."
Dr. Phil ZundelDirektor - Leiter StabMünchener Hypothekenbank eG
"Our vacancy was filled swiftly and with the absolute "best fit" possible. At all times, the process with the Valdivia team was transparent and open, from the intial phase onwards, and characterised by a truly positive, constructive exchange."
Maximilian SprickGeschäftsleitung – Leiter Bau & Leiter BerlinAlpine Finanz Immobilien AG

Your request is our mission.
We look forward to your enquiry.

Contact

OMNITURM
Große Gallusstraße 16-18
60312 Frankfurt am Main
Germany

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    Location

    Our office is centrally located in the city in Frankfurt in OMNITURM, a unique office and residential tower.

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      S-Bahn lines S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S8, S9 Taunusanlage
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      Underground lines U1, U2, U3, U4, U5, U8 to Willy-Brandt-Platz
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      Tram lines 11 and 12 to Willy-Brandt-Platz