Stefan Borst brings over twenty years’ experience of public affairs and strategic communications. Leading a team of consultants, Mr. Borst works across a range of sectors and issues including digital, health, trade, chemicals, and energy and has worked with a diverse range of clients on public policy change, reputation management or pan-European campaigns.
Before joining Edelman, Mr. Borst was Partner in a French firm focused on online advocacy and prior to that had founded and led a boutique consultancy based in Berlin and Brussels advising international corporations on European affairs, product defence cases and trade disputes. For over a decade he represented the Board of Management of a global specialty chemicals company towards the European Institutions and within international trade bodies.
Mr. Borst started his career as a business journalist specializing in the then emerging digital economy and later worked as EU correspondent for the German weekly FOCUS magazine.