Chris Nagel
/    Partner, co-Head of the Enterprise EMEA Practice

Chris is a partner and co-head of the Enterprise EMEA practice at True, accompanying founders and investors of high-growth software companies in hiring C-suite and VP-level executives in engineering and product.  His proven track-record and deep functional expertise has gained him high credibility within the European ecosystem, and he is a trusted advisor to VC-backed B2B software companies—with a focus on series A to C growth stages.  He advises mainly (but not limited) in the industries of data, analytics & AI and infrastructure, security & dev tools.

Chris deeply cares about the impact the search industry has on the overall success of the European tech ecosystem, and is proud of having placed mission critical talent at some of the most innovative and paradigm shifting tech businesses from their early days onwards.

Prior to joining True, Chris worked as a consultant with a boutique executive search firm, and with an internationally renowned recruitment consultancy.  Previously, he worked as a senior advisor and head of staff of a federal minister of Germany.

Chris is a passionate alpinist and you can easily run into him during high tours in the alps
He never misses a basketball game of the Brooklyn Nets
He is also passionate about executing a bunch of daily habits like workouts, meditation and reading non-fiction