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UNICEPTA has strengthened its leadership

UNICEPTA Medienanalyse GmbH appoints new board member

Michael Matern (47) is set to join Oliver Minasso, Georg Stahl, Theres Essmann and Sebastian Rohwer as a new member of the company’s management team. Within UNICEPTA’s leadership, Matern will be responsible for the business units Media Analysis, Research and Strategic Communication Consulting.Matern was most recently in charge of financial communication at Allianz SE in Munich, a post he took over in 2008. Besides classic financial market communication, he was also in charge of Allianz SE’s media relations after the financial crisis in 2007/08. As a graduate in economics, he worked as a business journalist for the news agencies Bloomberg and Dow Jones aswell as a press spokesman for Dresdner Bank prior to joining Allianz.“With 350 customers and a turnover of more than EUR 22 million, UNICEPTA has grown into a different league. The addition to our leadership team reflects this successful development,” said UNICEPTA managing partnerGeorg Stahl. “Our customers expect us to be competent in media analysis and strategic communication consulting. As a former journalist and communicator, Michael Matern will bring his many years of experience in media work and communication control.”


UNICEPTA is a leading global provider for monitoring, media analysis, research competence and communication consulting services. Around 550 specialists in Cologne, Berlin, Stuttgart, Shanghai, Krakow and Washington, D.C., structure the newsflow 24/7. UNICEPTA compiles and presents highly relevant information from print and online media, TV, radio and social media sources at short notice. This day-to-day work serves as a platform for the company to provide analysis and research-based advice for issues related to strategic communication.


UNICEPTA Gesellschaft für Medienanalyse mbH
Salierring 47-53
50677 Cologne

Georg Stahl
Tel.: +49 (0)221 99 02-143