DÜSSELDORF—Ketchum Pleon has appointed Tasso Enzweiler as managing director of its Düsseldorf office. He succeeds Dirk Popp, who was recently named CEO of Ketchum Pleon Germany. In his new role, Enzweiler is responsible for one of the agency’s largest offices, which employs more than 125 communication consultants.
Enzweiler joins from Hering Schuppener Consulting, where he spent five years as managing director, advising clients on all matters relating to corporate, financial and political communications, with particular emphasis on issues management, corporate responsibility, strategic positioning and financial market transactions.
Enzweiler previously served as managing director of Germany’s New Social Market Economy Initiative (Initiative Neue Soziale Marktwirtschaft) and held senior posts as a business and financial journalist with the Financial Times Deutschland and Die Welt newspapers. He also was a reporter for business magazines Capital and Manager Magazin.