Dr.Hendrik Horn, LLM is currently the Group Executive Director and General Counsel at CLAAS, a leading agricultural machinery manufacturer based in Harsewinkel, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Since September 2022, he has been providing legal guidance and support to the company. Before this role, Dr. Horn served as the Group Vice Executive Director at CLAAS from January 2022 to September 2022.
Prior to joining CLAAS, Dr. Horn spent over 13 years at Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, holding various positions in the Corporate Legal Department. Starting as Vice President and Legal Counsel in Gütersloh, Germany, and eventually became the Senior Vice President, leading the department from January 2017 to December 2021. Additionally, Dr. Horn took on the role of Senior Vice President, Legal Counsel at Bertelsmann Education Group in New York for a brief period in late 2015 and early 2016.
Before his tenure at Bertelsmann, Dr. Horn worked as a Corporate Law Attorney and Tax Law Specialist at Blase & Remmert, a law firm in Münster, Germany for four years.