Merlin Koene

Director Communications, Unilever Germany, Austria and Switzerland

Merlin Koene since 2009, Communications Director of Unilever in 
GermanyAustria and SwitzerlandFrom Hamburg, he is responsible together with his team for internal and external corporate communications and the areas of public affairs and corporate social responsibility. As a member of the management team he builds the link to Communications Europe and Global.

Previously, he worked as Communications Consultant for CNC -Communications & Network Consulting AG - and supervised many leading companies in Europe. In this area, he joined with years of journalistic experience. He was responsible for the management of Reuters Business TV in Germany, and stayed in front of the camera due to economic issues for media stations such as n-tv or BBC World.