Karin Mueller, Consultant
Expertise: Stakeholder Engagement, Sustainability, Communications.
Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Karin is a proven leader in stakeholder engagement, communications and sustainability with 15 years’ experience gained in senior positions in a global top 10 FTSE company.
She has run extensive board level stakeholder engagement programmes around controversial issues. This involved all process stages: early stage planning, horizon scanning, stakeholder and issues mapping, risk assessment and management, in house training, stakeholder engagement sessions, assessment of the outcomes, implementation, communication and reporting. The programmes engaged a variety of stakeholders such as regulators, NGOs and the scientific community.
She also worked on internal change programmes, and was responsible for the change communications workstream in a Europe wide restructuring programme, affecting 10,000 employees in 30 markets, resulting in above market aggregation of core capabilities and a 10% reduction in staff numbers.
Karin’s personal style is pragmatic, personable and collaborative with a strong focus on measurable outcomes. She knows how to work effectively at all levels of an organisation and across many different cultures.
She holds a master’s degree in business from Goettingen University (Germany) and is a member of the Institute of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (ICRS) the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) and the International Coach Federation (ICF).
Karin is bilingual, speaking English and German.