Dr. Carsten Busch
General Manager Business Unit Talent Management

Dr. Carsten Busch is the general manager for Lumesse’s ETWeb Talent Management suite business globally, with P&L ownership and full responsibility for Sales, Professional Services, Product strategy and R&D.

As a thought leader in HR with almost 20 years of experience in the Talent Management software arena Carsten understands the needs of HR professionals and is passionate about bringing his experience to top tier organisations using talent acquisition and management as a strategic tool to be competitive and successful.

Since 2006 he had assumed the role of Managing Director Sales at Lumesse (at the time StepStone Solutions) in Central and Eastern Europe. Immediately prior to StepStone Solutions, Carsten was the managing director and one of the founders of ExecuTRACK, Europe’s leading software provider for strategic Talent Management solutions. In his earlier career, Carsten spent several years in sales and consulting roles at Best!Software and Sage Software.

Carsten graduated from the University of Essen, Germany with a diploma and PhD in Economic Sciences, specialising in HR IT with his dissertation on 'Re-engineering and optimisation of HR processes through web based technologies’.