Essen, Germany, January 6th, 2017 – SPIE GmbH announces the appointment, as of 1st January 2017, of Christian Willers as the head of the new Marketing & Communications department.
Christian Willers, 44, assumes the management of the new Marketing and Communications department of the company since January 1st 2017. In the function, he will bundle the previous divisions Marketing and Communications into one department.
Christian Willers started his career with the French glass producer Saint-Gobain in 2000. After several positions in the group he moved in 2009 as head of corporate communications in Germany to the chemicals company AkzoNobel. There, he also had been responsible for the communication of a business unit until 2015. In his new role, he will be located in Essen and will report directly to the Managing Director of SPIE GmbH Markus Holzke.