Euronews CEO Michael Peters, has appointed Stephanie Schroeder as director of external relations and member of the Executive Committee.

Stephanie Schroeder is in charge of managing press, public and institutional relations, as well as relations with global partners of the Euronews Group.

Prior to this appointment, Stephanie Schroeder, of German origin, was Director of External Communication since 2010 for the Pernod Ricard Group. She replaces Grégoire de Rubiana, who has left the channel to pursue other projects. Stephanie is based at the Paris office of Euronews.

Michael Peters, CEO, stated: “I am delighted to welcome Stephanie Schroeder who has been working for nearly 20 years in communication for major corporations. Her personality and expertise in press and international relations are genuine assets for developing a communication strategy that supports the channel’s continuing transformation into a media group with global reach.”

Stephanie Schroeder, Director of External Relations, said: “I am very pleased to return to the media world, which is where I started my career. Euronews is a true generator of talents and ideas and offers a unique range of services in a highly competitive media market. Thanks to the channel’s diversity and worldwide presence, Euronews ranks among the leaders in producing and broadcasting multilingual content. I am proud to play a part in Euronews’ future development.”