Senior Advisors and Senior Directors


Klaus-Peter Schmidt-Deguelle

Senior Advisor

Klaus-Peter Schmidt-Deguelle was an advisor to the German government from 1999-2005, former Secretary of State and government spokesman in Hesse, editor-in-chief of VOX and a senior editor at ARD-Aktuell (Tagesschau/Tagesthemen) at the Frankfurt Broadcasting Company in Hessen.

Friedrich-Wilhelm Kramer

Friedrich-Wilhelm Kramer

Senior Advisor | Büroleiter GPA GmbH Hamburg

Former correspondent of ARD in Warsaw, editor-in-chief of NDR Hoerfunk, director of NDR’s broadcasting station (“Landesfunkhaus”) in Schleswig-Holstein, today: lecturer for media and politics in Hamburg and Riga.


Jürgen Osterhage

Senior Advisor

ARD correspondent for South Asia, Czech Republic/Slovakia, ARD’s Capital Studio Berlin. Former head of the economic editorial department at MDR Television, Sat-1 foreign travel correspondent, speechwriter for former Federal Minister of Labor Norbert Blüm, political editor at Welt am Sonntag.

Volker Siegert

Senior Director

Chairman of the Board at Cortent AG, Financial communications, corporate PR, crisis communication, media training, interim management; former Spokesman of Philipp Holzmann AG and Metallgesellschaft AG.