Ellen Staudenmayer

Vice President & Head of Operations

McDonald‘s Germany

With a heart that beats for people and a mind sharpened for business, Ellen Staudenmayer stands as a beacon of inclusive leadership in the corporate world. Over two decades, she has sculpted brands with a hands-on approach and a spirit that says "I can." Ellen navigates both established and fast-paced environments with a strategic, analytical, and yet, creative mind, always ready to foster growth by nurturing talent and business side by side. A true people-centric leader, she embodies the "can do" spirit, ready to carve out success stories with a blend of insight and determination.