April 25, 2022 – Brunswick Group, the world’s leading critical issues advisory firm, today announced that Paul Scott has been appointed European Managing Partner. After three years as European Managing Partner and 12 years as a Partner, Janos Goenczoel will become a Senior Advisor.
Neal Wolin, Chief Executive Officer, said: “I am delighted that Paul will oversee the further growth and development of our European offices. He is an extremely experienced strategic advisor, who is highly valued by clients and colleagues alike. He leads many of our most important client relationships in Europe and has been a terrific mentor to many colleagues throughout his time at Brunswick. I look forward to working with Paul to drive further progress and success across Europe.
“I am extremely grateful to Janos for his exceptional stewardship of our European offices. Offices across the region are better connected than ever and we have continued to strengthen our capabilities across our sector teams and practice groups. Janos is a highly respected colleague, mentor and friend to many of us at Brunswick, and I am delighted that he will remain with the firm as a Senior Advisor.”
Paul Scott said: “Our European business is a strong pillar of the firm. We are well positioned to advise our European and international clients on their most pressing critical issues, especially in these difficult times. We are growing our capabilities across sectors and practice groups with an outstanding team across all our European offices. I feel honored to have been entrusted with this exciting role.”
Janos Goenczoel said: “Brunswick is a wonderful place to work and I have thoroughly enjoyed the last 12 years. I have had the privilege of working with exceptional colleagues, of helping outstanding clients in very difficult situations and of helping to grow the firm. After more than 40 years in this industry, it is now time to reduce my day-to-day workload and focus on senior client advisory, family, friends and sailing. It is a great pleasure for me to hand over the European Managing Partner role to my trusted and highly appreciated colleague and friend, Paul, who is extremely well-placed to take Europe to the next stage.”
About Paul Scott
Paul has been with Brunswick almost 17 years, and a Partner since 2007, based in Frankfurt. He has built trusted relationships with senior leaders across Europe and internationally. He has extensive experience in all aspects of critical corporate situations, including major cross-border transactions, integration projects, IPOs, crises, capital markets communications and issue management.
Prior to joining Brunswick, Paul held a number of communications and investor relations positions in the United States, UK, and Germany, starting with Daimler-Benz at the time of the merger with Chrysler. He graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S. in International Economics and is fluent in German.
About Brunswick Group
Brunswick is a strategic advisory firm focused on critical issues and critical stakeholders. Our purpose is to help our clients play their role in the world successfully. We advise on critical issues and critical stakeholders at the center of business, politics and society, and help our clients – the leaders of large, complex organizations – understand and navigate these interconnected worlds. Brunswick is one firm globally, operating as a single profit center. This allows us to respond seamlessly and effectively to clients’ needs wherever they are in the world.
For more information, visit: www.brunswickgroup.com.
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