The latest appointments in corporate communications

The Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB) has appointed Christine Graeff, currently partner and managing director in the Brunswick Group, as director general of the newly created Directorate General Communications and Language Services at the European Central Bank.

Chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut has appointed Gaby Tschofen as new head of corporate communications. She will be reporting directly to chief executive officer Juergen Steinemann and will succeed Joern Wagenbach, who has decided to pursue other career opportunities. Tschofen held the same function from 2001 until 2010.

Achim Schneider is set to become the new head of corporate communications at Porsche AG. In his new role, Schneider will be reporting to the director of communications Hans-Gerd Bode as deputy. Schneider is joining Porsche from Robert Bosch GmbH, where he is responsible for media and public relations as deputy head for central corporate communications.