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Brunswick Group Further Strengthens Leadership in Germany

July 20, 2022 – Brunswick Group, the world’s leading critical issues advisory firm, today announced that Christian Weyand has been appointed as Managing Partner, Germany, and Sabine Morgenthal as Head of the Frankfurt Office, effective immediately.  

In the newly created role of Managing Partner, Germany, Christian will work closely with Paul Scott, European Managing Partner, and colleagues across the Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich offices to foster greater connectivity among those teams and with the rest of the firm. He will focus on creating further capacity in order to expand the firm’s capabilities, advise more clients and drive continued strong growth in Germany.

Under Sabine’s stewardship, the Frankfurt team will continue to enhance its capabilities for clients and deepen its expertise across sectors and practice groups.

Neal Wolin, Chief Executive Officer, said: “In recent years, our team in Germany has grown in size and capability. We have strengthened our presence in our German offices – Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich – and developed our sector and practice group expertise in each market.

“Christian is well-placed to take Germany to the next level. He has been instrumental to the growth of the region as Head of the Frankfurt Office and is an exceptional client advisor. I look forward to continuing to work closely with him in this new role.

“I am delighted that Sabine has agreed to become Head of the Frankfurt Office. She brings a wealth of management and client experience to the role. Under her stewardship, the Frankfurt team will continue to strengthen its capabilities for clients, in close coordination with Christian and our colleagues across Germany, Europe and the wider firm.”

About Christian Weyand

Christian joined Brunswick in 2002 and has been Head of the Frankfurt Office since then. He has wide-ranging experience of advising on major M&A and capital market transactions, restructuring, crisis and change management, and positioning and reputation campaigns targeting multiple stakeholders.

He started his advisory career 1994 in London before relocating to Frankfurt in 1998. He is also a trained banker.

About Sabine Morgenthal

Sabine has a long-standing record of advising companies on financial and corporate communication issues. She focuses on domestic and cross-border M&A, IPOs, financial restructurings, and corporate positioning. Sabine leads the Financial Institutions Group in Germany

Before joining Brunswick in 2002, she advised a range of organizations on IPOs and M&A situations at a leading international communications advisory firm. She is also a trained banker. 

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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