Cartus Selects New CEO

Katrina Helmkamp will step up as the leader of Realogy Holdings' relocation services subsidiary, building on executive roles at Lenox, SVP Worldwide and Whirlpool.
Katrina Helmkamp, CEO, Cartus Corp.

Realogy Holdings Corp. has appointed Katrina Helmkamp as chief executive officer of its relocation services subsidiary, Cartus Corp. In this new role, she will work under Realogy President & CEO Ryan Schneider. Helmkamp brings more than 27 years of business strategy, operations, product development, technology and innovation experience to the position.

Prior to joining the company, she served as CEO of Lenox Corp., as well as an independent director at the privately owned IDEX Corp. Between 2010 and 2014, she was the CEO of SVP Worldwide. From 2007 and 2010, she acted as senior vice president of Whirlpool Corp.’s North America Product division, while from 2005 to 2007, she held president and group president positions within ServiceMaster.

Helmkamp worked as a partner at The Boston Consulting Group from 1998 to 2004. The recently appointed executive holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering and an MBA from Northwestern University.

Katrina Helmkamp is an experienced CEO who has built her career leading companies through transformations. She has led global teams, knows how to build and launch new products and understands the evolving technology and data landscape. Katrina has a strong business background with substantial expertise in developing strategies, driving growth and recruiting and developing great talent.” Schneider said in a prepared statement.

Image courtesy of Cartus Corp.