Chairman and Sr. Vice President Operations Continental Europe
Ingo is Strategy director and as a Senior Vice President he oversees several other operations in the EMEA region. Ingo is a seasoned practitioner with close to 20 years of history in journalism and PR. Although he has seen many sides of the business, he has specialised in corporate reputation management, issues management and mergers & acquisitions.
Ingo was CEO of Hill+Knowlton Strategies B.V. and before that he was a member of the Board of the Dutch operation, after having acted as the Group Manager for the Healthcare practice. This followed his position as senior consultant in the Corporate Communications practice. Prior to Hill+Knowlton, he has been working as international communication manager with Royal Numico.
Prior to Royal Numico, Ingo has worked as PR manager with Citroën Nederland, and before that he already worked with Hill+Knowlton in Amsterdam as consultant for several companies in various sectors.
Ingo served as a PR-officer with the Royal Netherlands Airforce. He studied journalism and communications. Ingo is bilingual (Dutch and German) and is fluent in English and French. He is regularly invited as guest lecturer in Reputation Management at colleges and universities. Ingo has been elected Best PR Consultant in M&A in The Netherlands twice, both in 2010 and 2011. He has won several SABRE-awards and nominations with his work for clients.