Kuehne + Nagel Group / Kühne Holding AG / Kühne Foundation
Public Relations newly organised
Schindellegi / CH, February 26, 2018
Inge Lauble-Meffert, who has been Head of Corporate Communications of the Kuehne + Nagel Group since 2001, will assume from March 1, 2018, responsibility for Media and Public Relations at Kühne Holding AG and the Kühne Foundation; for the latter she will also manage the cultural funding projects.
The Kühne Foundation and the Kühne Holding AG have considerably expanded their activities in recent years. Kühne Holding AG has important shareholdings and real estate, in addition to its engagement in the luxury hotel sector. The Kühne Foundation supports ambitious projects in the fields of logistics, humanitarian logistics, medical and culture. In all these sectors public relations will be strengthened.
Karl Olaf Petters will succeed Inge Lauble as Head of Corporate Communications of the Kuehne + Nagel Group as of March 1, 2018. Before joining Kuehne + Nagel in 2016 with responsibility for media relations in Europe, Petters was spokesperson at Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA).
“I would like to thank Ms. Lauble for developing strong and impactful Corporate Communications activities. Over the last 17 years she has always supported Kuehne + Nagel’s development with effective communications and has left her mark. I am pleased that her successor, Karl Olaf Petters, is appointed from our own ranks. I wish Ms. Lauble and Mr. Petters every success in their new posts”, said Dr. Detlef Trefzger, CEO of Kuehne + Nagel International AG.