Dr. Stefan Kombüchen

Managing Director at PR!ZM

Stefan is a consultant for strategic communication and managing director of the communication consultancy PR!ZM. He is also one of the founders of Neyroo, the leading start-up for real digital events. 

Stefan was previously Head of Marketing and Corporate Communications at igus GmbH, the specialist for industrial components made of high-performance plastics. From Cologne, he managed the communication for 35 branches all over the world. In doing so, he promoted digitalization in direct marketing, automatization in corporate publishing and internationalization in PR and advertising. Stefan was previously Managing Director at Grayling Germany and managed the Düsseldorf office with 20 employees. From 1999 to 2009 he was managing director of the PR training institute PR PLUS GmbH in Heidelberg.

Stefan studied Communications, English and Geography at the University of Münster. He wrote his doctoral thesis on “The evolution of communication and its consequences for social change”. Today, Stefan is a lecturer at the Danube University in Krems and the E-Learning Academy in Eisenstadt, among others.