Stephanie de Wangen
The Up Group
Stephanie is a Director of The Up Group, the only digitally-focused search, advisory and networking firm. The company works across the growth curve from VC-backed, PE-owned to listed corporates; spanning high-growth pure plays to offline businesses undergoing digital transformation. The Up Group advises and builds boards and senior leadership teams across all functions and curates and manages an unparalleled, global network of industry leaders through its Digital Masters events programme, allowing the company unique access, influence and insight.
Stephanie is a graduate of Trinity College (USA) and has additional diplomas from Institut d’Etudes Politiques in Paris and Middlebury College in the US. Stephanie has dual American and French citizenship, is a native English, French and Spanish speaker and is proficient in Russian and Portuguese.
Stephanie’s early career was spent working for digital businesses (Excite, AOL and Amazon) in marketing and business development roles. She has been an executive search consultant focused on digital and technology almost her entire career, spanning Korn Ferry, CTPartners and The Up Group where she has been since 2011 and seen the business increase over 70% alone in the last three years.