Home > Facts & figures

Facts & figures

Management Angels GmbH
Founded: August 1st, 2000

Brief profile
Management Angels GmbH is a company specialized in the provision of freelance interim managers. As a market leader in interim management in Germany, we offer fast and flexible HR solutions for temporary project assignments. We support our customers during periods of change, in custom filling positions on specialist and managerial levels to meet your requirements.

Since our consolidation with the GroNova AG in 2016 to the MAGNALIA AG, we are a market leader in Interim Management in the DACH region. As member of the Worldwide Interim Leadership Group (WIL Group), working in over 30 countries, we are able to provide interim management solutions globally.

The team
Thirty staff members of the MAGNALIA AG are working in Hamburg, Frankfurt/Main and Zug (CH). 

This enables us to offer:

  • Detailed and personalized consulting to clarify the customer's needs
  • Presentation of suitable candidates, usually within 48 hours of placing the request
  • Cost transparency and only performance-related remuneration
  • Project monitoring management in the course of the project
  • Complete administrative project processing, including contract management, invoicing, project management
details about interim management provider management angels

















  • With over 120 interim projects every year, we are a market-leading company in interim management in Germany; our consultants manage approximately 70 ongoing projects simultaneously
  • Average project duration: 6–9 months

Areas of deployment
The areas of deployment are typically the first through third level of management, as well as specialists primarily in commercial functional areas and project assignments such as serving on executive boards, business management, finance/controlling, HR, marketing/sales, product management, purchasing/supply chain management, IT management, project management, production, business development, reorganisation and restructuring and quality management.

Core industries
Automotive, energy, IT, life sciences, manufacturing, media/online, telecommunications, service sector

Situations covered
Vacancy cover, programme and project management, change management, supervisory board and advisory board positions, short-term expert deployments (expert check), executive permanent placement and many other specialist topics

Customer profile
Companies of all sizes (start-ups, SMEs, corporations)

Management Angels pool

  • Core pool of 2,500 interim managers: personally known to us and available in Germany or internationally
  • Additional database with a total of more than 7,000 available profiles of highly qualified managers related to interim management
  • Uniform selection and inclusion process for all pool members in accordance with fixed quality standards

Management Angels network

  • Strong network in executive search by cooperation with AIMS International, working globally in 50 countries with 90 offices.
  • We collaborate also with Randstad Germany and GULP, giving us additional access to the global professional network of the Randstad Group in more than 42 countries.


1&1, Ableton, Alstom, Arvato Direct Services, Auritec, Axel Springer, Barclaycard Deutschland, Bavaria Yachtbau, Bertelsmann, BorgWarner Transmission Systems, booking.com, BSN Medical, Chiesi, Conergy, DataLab GmbH, Daily Deal, Deutsche Telekom, Detecon International, Dräger, DURA Automotive Systems, EasyCash, eBay, E.ON, Euromobil Autovermietung, Enercon, Europe Match, Fresenius, Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft, Gambro Dialysatoren, GEA, Göbber, Germanischer Lloyd, Gira Giersiepen, Habia Cable AB, Hansa Heavy Lift, Hermes, HRS, Hill-Rom, Helmholtz Gemeinschaft, Heraeus, Ingram Micro, Ideal Automotive, Jungheinrich, Jacobs University Bremen, Kabel Deutschland, KAMAX-Werke, Küppersbusch Hausgeräte, Kendrion, Keolis, Landgard, Lavera, Loyalty Partner/Payback, meinestadt.de, Merz Pharmaceuticals, Microsoft Deutschland, Marquard & Bahls GmbH, MyToys Logistik, Mölnlycke Health Care, NordLB, Nichia, Nordex, Oracle, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Olympus, Phone House, Petrotank, Pro-Beam, SAP, Schefenacker, SevenOne Intermedia, Siemens, Spreadshirt, Stadtwerke Bremen, Stadtwerke Duisburg, Sinterwerke Grenchen, Senvion, SinnerSchrader, Sponsor Pay, Sigel, Stadtwerke Bremen, Thalia, Tele Columbus, Telefonica o2, Tchibo, Tipp24, Thyssengas Erdgaslogistik, Uniwheels, UDG, Universität zu Köln, Unilever, Valio, Valora Retail Deutschland, Versandapotheke DocMorris, Vestas, Vodafone, wer liefert was?, Zalando, Zapf u.v.m.

Management Angels GmbH
Managing director

Erdwig Holste
Daniel Müller

Our expertise
  • Automotive:
    • Automotive OEMs
    • Automotive Supplier
    • Automotive Trade
    • Aviation
    • Shipbuilding
  • Services:
    • Financial Services (Commercial Banks, Investors, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Insurance)  
    • Trading (Retail Trade, Capital-goods Trade, Mail Order Business,E-Commerce)
    • Consulting & research ( Management Consultancy, Research Societies, Audit and Certification Companies)
    • Other (Logistics, Transport, shipping companies, Non-Profit-Organisations, Call Center, Construction and Real Estate Industries)
  • Energy:
    • Renewable Energies (Solar Industry, Biomass, Hydropower and Wind power)
    • Infrastructure provider/ Networks (Transmission, Distribution, Pipeline Construction)
    • Energy Trading (Electricity and Gas Trading, Energy Contracting)
    • Energy Supply (Regional and municipal Utilities)
    • Power Generation (Industrial Systems Engineering, Power Plant Construction)
  • Industry:
    • Mechanical and Plant Engineering
    • Chemical Industry
    • Consumer and Capital Goods Industry
    • Electrical Industry
    • Metal industry
  • IT
    • IT Strategy & Consulting
    • Applications Integration
    • Hosting
    • Software Development
    • Near-/Offshoring & Outsourcing
  • Life Science:
    • Medical technology
    • Biotech
    • Pharmaceutical Industry
    • Pharmaceutical Trade
    • Hospitals and Clinics
    • E-Health
  • Media/Online
    • Internet (Provider)
    • Social/New Media
    • E-Commerce
    • Entertainment
    • Classic Media (Publishers, Television, Radio)
  • Telecommunication:
    • Mobile service
    • Carriers
    • Service Provider
    • Cable Operator
    • Value Added Services