Head of People and Talent
Ulrike is Cherry´s Head of People and Talent, where she provides strategic partnership and hands-on support in multiple areas of HR for Cherry Ventures and its portfolio company teams. Over the past 10 years, Ulrike has worked with Management Teams and C-Level leaders across different organizations. Prior to Cherry, she was a Senior Business Partner at Zalando SE. Having joined Zalando in the early years, she actively contributed to scaling, organizational changes as well as leadership and culture development. Prior to becoming involved in the startup eco-system, Ulrike was part of the People and Talent Acquisition Team at KPMG. As a graduate from ESCP Europe, Ulrike holds a Master’s degree in Business. To professionally underpin her passion for meaningful people and leadership development, she also holds a degree as a systemic Business Coach from Artop Academy (Humboldt University Berlin). Having lived in the US, Spain, and the UK, Ulrike became a lifelong traveler.