7 July 2015
Hill+Knowlton Strategies appoints Peter Rehwinkel as Associate Director
Hill+Knowlton Strategies continues to expand its external senior consulting capacity with the inclusion of Dr Peter Rehwinkel (51).
As Associate Director, he will act as an external advisor and will work together with Hill+Knowlton’s in-house consultants in addressing the complex issues presented by clients. Peter Rehwinkel has a long track record in the field of public administration, having served as a Labour (PvdA) member of both houses of the Dutch parliament and as mayor of several municipalities. In addition to acting as an external advisor for Hill+Knowlton he will continue to lead his own consulting firm, International Disaster and Crisis Management (IDCM).
“Peter’s international experience in crisis communication and his extensive network of contacts in and beyond The Hague make an excellent addition to our existing expertise. He will be able to offer directors dealing with business-critical issues advice that delivers results. His political background and network of contacts at the highest level will add invaluable advisory expertise to our Public Affairs practice in The Hague,” said Ingo Heijnen, CEO of Hill+Knowlton Strategies in the Netherlands.
“When it comes to crisis management and public affairs, with Hill+Knowlton Strategies you are playing in the Premier League. I am deeply interested in the high strategic level of the work and the sense of urgency you are often dealing with,” said Peter Rehwinkel.
Peter Rehwinkel is also author of the book Manage Your Next CRISIS!: A Must for Cities and Industries.
As Associate Director he joins a select group of leading senior communication professionals who have a sterling track record in communication, the media and/or politics. In their capacity as external associates these top advisors offer their services exclusively through Hill+Knowlton Strategies.