Executive Director of the Guenter Thiele Foundation for Communication & Management

Dr. Christine Viertmann is executive director of the administrative office of the Guenter Thiele Foundation for Communication & Management. She is responsable for the Foundation’s management strategies and reviews all the Foundation’s activities in line with the Foundation’s purpose as instructed by its Board and its Founder Guenter Thiele. 

The Günter Thiele Foundation achieves its objectives by:

  • Sponsoring research projects and publications

  • Strengthening international cooperation with foreign universities

  • Funding historical PR Research with the projects pr-museum.de and the PR Archive

  • Awarding the Günter Thiele Prize for outstanding Bachelor and Master theses in the fields of Public Relations and Communication Management

  • Sponsoring the Academic Society for Corporate Management & Communication

  • Sponsoring the Center for Research in Financial Communication at the University of Leipzig



Dr. Christine Viertmann
Executive Director
Guenter Thiele Foundation for Communication and Management

Office    Leipzig University | Nikolaistraße 27-29 | 04109 Leipzig 
Phone   0341 97 35043 | Fax: 0341 97 35049
Mail       viertmann@guenter-thiele-stiftung.de