The BMW Group Regional headquarters in Dubai, responsible for BMW and MINI business operations across the Middle East, has appointed Silke Brigl as Head of Corporate Communications. Effective 01 February, 2017, Brigl succeeds Leanne Blanckenberg, who has taken on the role of Marketing Manager for Rolls-Royce Motorcars for the Asia Pacific region.
With a career at BMW Group that spans 10 years, Brigl has worked in various Corporate Communications positions including Electronic Media, ConnectedDrive and Research and Development. In her most recent role, she has been based in Munich as the Spokesperson for the BMW 1 and 2 Series, Light and Sight and Ergonomics.
Commenting on Brigl’s appointment, Johannes Seibert, Managing Director for BMW Group Middle East, said being confident that Silke' considerable experience will contribute to further strengthening BMW Group’s leading position in the region.
Silke Brigl holds a Masters Degree in Media and Communication Management as well as English and History. Furthermore, she also has a diploma in TV journalism.