Our expert network

Kohl PR & Partner works with leading experts from a range of different fields who assist us in providing strategic advice for our clients. We attach great importance to symbiotic partnerships that benefit our clients and contacts. Our circle of experts includes:

Dr. Klaus Peter Stadler

Dr. Klaus Peter Stadler

expert on sustainability, packaging, the environment, crisis management and supply chain management

Former board member and managing director of Coca-Cola Deutschland, EU group director for the environment & water management, director of technology and quality for Germany and Northern Europe. Head of the technology department at BASF. President of the Association of the German Non-alcoholic Beverage Industry (Wirtschaftsvereinigung alkoholfreie Getränke – wafg) and the German Working Group for Packaging and the Environment (Arbeitsgemeinschaft Verpackung und Umwelt e.V. – AGVU).

Marnie Bammert

Marnie Bammert

Graduate geographer and expert on sustainability communication, sustainable procurement, trade and the implementation of certification requirements and evaluation mechanisms.

Formerly deputy European director and area manager for Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Scandinavia and Poland at the eco-label company MSC (Marine Stewardship Council), and head of communications at the rating agency oekom research AG.

Bernd Brabänder

Bernd Brabänder

Expert on banking and capital market issues, international, European and German financial market regulation, bank strategy, assessment of legal changes and compliance.

Founder and senior partner of the management consultancy firm Commentum political communication. Formerly a member of the management team and chief economist at the Association of German Banks (Bundesverband deutscher Banken) and head of the communications department of the German savings bank association Sparkassen- und Giroverband Hessen-Thüringen.

Marion Fürst

Marion Fürst

Food engineer and expert on food law, regulatory & compliance issues, nutrition and health positioning, sustainable corporate governance, market entry strategies and innovation processes along the value-added chain.

Formerly a member of the management team at Danone Deutschland, head of research and development, European head of portfolio management, head of corporate communications, scientific positioning and reputation management.

Erhard Schöwel

Erhard Schöwel

Expert on marketing and organisational leadership, FMCG, the food industry and issues relating to foundations.

Formerly executive vice president of Reckitt Benckiser Europe and board member of Iglo and Birdsye Iglo London. Management positions with PWA Waldorf, member of the supervisory board of Jahr Holding GmbH & Co KG Hamburg. Member of the board at Phorms SE in Berlin and Coty Inc. New York. Initiator of the FAIRCHANCE foundation. Member of the supervisory board of Kohl PR & Partner since 2015.