Dr. Kerstin Barghorn

Born in 1976, Dr. Kerstin Barghorn grew up in the Taunus region near Wiesbaden and now lives with her family near Frankfurt. Scince 20 years she has been professionally active in human resources and organizational development with a focus on automotive as well as banking/insurance. She is a freelance consultant, trainer and business coach and has been working for CONTUR GmbH for the last 5 years. 

Dr. Kerstin Barghorn studied psychology at Philipps University Marburg and gained international experience through her studies at Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield Missouri, USA and subsequently completed her doctorate at the University of Osnabrück on the topic of “Attitudes of employees in professional change processes”.  

Her own continuing education has always been an important topic for her. She is a coach and has participated in a certified one-year additional training according to the guidelines of the DCV (Rhine-Main University of Applied Sciences). She also completed additional training as a systemic consultant (WISPO) and in the management of group processes (ComTeam).

Currently, Dr. Kerstin Barghorn is head of the Management Diagnostics department at CONTUR GmbH, focusing on the development of new diagnostic products for our clients (e.g. potential analyses and selection processes for all target groups, 360° feedback processes) and customer inquiries on all aspects of psychology and leadership. She performs all measures in German or English, online, onsite or blended as required. In addition, she conducts trainings and workshops on the topics of psychology, leadership and soft skills, works as a coach in the executive area and offers change management consulting.  

Her interests in her free time are primarily her family and traveling together. She enjoys fitness sports as a balance and seeks distance and regeneration by reading.