Thaddaeus Mueller

Fiducia Executive Search

“One thing I have learned: No two investors have the exact same needs when it comes to setting up operations in China or Hong Kong. I am driven to help our clients design the best approach for their unique situation.”

Thaddaeus’ area of expertise is finding innovative solutions for clients seeking to establish their presence in Hong Kong or China. He evaluates situations and strategies to identify the right tools and services and is experienced in advising both SMEs and large companies from many different parts of the world. He also manages Fiducia’s Executive Search Team, which finds and places high-level professionals for various industry leaders.

Thaddaeus is a frequent speaker at China-focused events in Hong Kong and Germany on topics ranging from setting up viable sourcing strategies for SMEs in Hong Kong and China to identifying suitable acquisition targets in China. His articles are printed regularly in various publications, such as China Contact, Asia Bridge and Fiducia’s China Focus newsletter. Thaddaeus is Chairman of the board for AGN Asia Pacific, advisory board member of the China Sourcing Information Center, and a member of the Europe Committee of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce (HKGCC).

Thaddaeus joined Fiducia in January 2005, prior to which he worked in the automotive industry and for the fabrics and fibres division of W.L. Gore, a large US technology company. Thaddaeus holds a Master’s degree in Economics and Business Administration from the Catholic University of Eichstaett, Germany. During his studies he completed research on the automotive industry in South Africa and studied at Stellenbosch Business School, South Africa. Thaddaeus is a native German speaker and speaks English fluently.