CEO Germany, Regional Client Leader, Member of the EMEA Executive CommitteeRegional Client Leader, Member of the EMEA Executive Committee , Edelman
Christiane Schulz is Chief Executive Officer of Edelman in Germany, the Regional Client Lead for EMEA and as such a member of the EMEA Executive Committee.‚Äã Before joining Edelman in November 2019, she led Weber Shandwick as CEO in Germany for six years and was a member of the EMEA Strategy Board. Christiane was responsible for external communications at Landeskreditbank Baden-W√ºrttemberg, among others, as well as a member of the German board at Ketchum Pleon for many years.‚Äã Christiane has worked in the PR industry for over 20 years and has extensive experience covering a wide range of areas from corporate communication to marketing. She has many years of experience advising clients from the pharmaceutical, financial, FMCG, F&B, mobility and logistics industries to the energy and chemical industries.‚Äã As a thought leader, Christiane was included in W&V's list of "100 Brains: the brains of the industry" in December 2019, received the HR Excellence Award in the New Work category in 2018, and was named Manager of the Year in PR, Media & Marketing at the German Stevie Awards in 2015. Previously, she was awarded Maverick of the Year for Women in Business at the 2012 International Business Awards.‚Äã From May 2017 to June 2021, Christiane was President of GPRA, the association of leading agencies in Germany.‚Äã Christiane studied economics in Hanover and is an economist by diploma.