Victoria Main will join Nokia Siemens Networks as head of media relations, effective June 5, 2013. She will report to Barry French, head of Marketing and Corporate Affairs (MCA), and join the MCA leadership team. She will be based in London, UK.
Victoria, a New Zealander with French nationality, will join Nokia Siemens Networks from FTI Consulting, where she led pan-EU media campaigns for many clients (including some work for Nokia Siemens Networks). Before FTI, she spent 25 years as a journalist, most recently as a chief sub-editor with Reuters in London. Previously, she held a range of positions, including Brussels bureau chief for AFX News, the financial arm of Agence France-Presse. She has worked in other places as diverse as Hong Kong, Paris, Milan and Wellington, New Zealand.
“I am pleased to announce Victoria as our head of media relations. She has extensive experience as a journalist and led numerous international media campaigns, so she is the perfect fit to take the company’s external awareness to the next level,” said Barry French, head of Marketing and Corporate Affairs at Nokia Siemens Networks.