Chief Executive Officer, Germanycschulz@webershandwick.com
Christiane joined the Weber Shandwick leadership team as CEO of the German operation in 2013. With almost 20 years’ experience, Christiane’s specialisms and expertise cover all aspects of the industry, from consumer marketing through corporate affairs. During her career, Christiane has held a number of key positions, including head of external communications for Landeskreditbank Baden-Württemberg, and was a member of the German Executive Board at Ketchum Pleon.
Weber Shandwick Germany and its Content Creation Centre is fully focused, under the management of Christiane, on digital engagement for a broad range of national and international clients. Christiane and her team help brands and organisations build engaging, shareable content and, as a result, become their own media publishing house. Her client experience portfolio includes Aral, Bayer, Deutsche Bahn, Iglo, Mars, Mercedes Benz Sales, Merck, Pfizer, RWE and Wrigley.
A forward thinker, in 2015 Christiane was named ‘Manager of the year in PR, Media & Marketing’ by the German Stevie Awards. Three years prior, she was named ‘Maverick of the Year for Women in Business’ at International Business Awards.
Since June 2016, Christiane has been a member of GPRA‘s Executive Board (German Public Relations Association). In March 2017 she will join the PR jury at Dubai Lynx.