Press release | 2012-11-19 | 11:00 AM

Ivo Banek new Head of External Relations & Communication at Vattenfall

The current Head of Vattenfall's Media Relations, Ivo Banek, has been appointed to lead the company's External Relations & Communication (ER&C). Ivo Banek is starting in his new position as from now.

Ivo Banek has a professional background as a journalist and a diploma in Applied Social Sciences. He has been working for Vattenfall since 2004 and held various positions, among others in the German communications organisation and as Head of Communications for the Business Group Pan Europe. Since 2010, he is Head of Media Relations and ICM (Incident and Crisis Management).

Ingrid Bonde, CFO and responsible for the Staff Function ER&C, says:
"Ivo brings a large professional and international experience in his new position. He knows both the company and the communicative challenges in our different markets. I am looking forward to working with Ivo in his new role."

Ivo Banek says:
"This is the most exciting job a communicator can get. I am thankful to be given the opportunity to take Vattenfall's communication to the next level and to continue working with the fantastic team at ER&C."

The former Head of ER&C, Elisabeth Ström, left the company in August.

For more information, please contact:
Ivo Banek, Head of Media Relations Vattenfall,
telephone +46 (0) 8 739 50 10

From Vattenfall’s Press Office,
telephone: +46 (0) 8 739 50 10,

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