CEO , Weber Shandwick Germany

Ilan Schæfer is the CEO of Weber Shandwick Germany. With more than 20 years' experience in marketing consulting with deep knowledge of integrated and strategic communications gained in highly creative agencies across Europe and Asia, he has been working with some of the world's most respected multinational brands across cultures and geographies, including Nike, Mercedes, BMW, Coca-Cola, Nikon, Netflix, Spotify, DHL, Electronic Arts and many more. For the last ten years, Ilan has worked at the centre of the communications industry in Germany, as managing director of VCCP Berlin and as managing director at Ogilvy and at Jung von Matt. Previously, Ilan spent five years with Wieden+Kennedy in Amsterdam and two with Ogilvy in Singapore. Ilan has presented on a number of industry stages and recognition for client campaigns he has been involved with includes a clutch of Lions and Effies.