As of January 1, 2022, Robert Labas (40) has joined Edelman Smithfield as Executive Director, strengthening the financial communications team of the world's leading communications firm Edelman, based in Frankfurt.

"Multinational organizations like Edelman, with their own offices in almost all financial centres of the world, offer their clients decisive advantages. International groups in particular benefit from Edelman's national and global expertise in topics such as regulation, communication obligations and investor expectations. As part of this organisation, I see fantastic opportunities for comprehensive and cross-border advice on capital market communications,"

says Robert Labas.

Rüdiger Assion, Managing Director Edelman Smithfield:

"Financial communication requires a high degree of professional expertise as well as personal format. With Robert Labas, we can support the success of our clients and continue our growth course."

Over more than 10 years, Robert Labas has advised over 30 companies, including several DAX-listed corporations, on strategic communications for complex challenges. His focus in capital market communications includes M&A and investor relations, but also special situations, litigation, shareholder activism and restructurings.


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