Stefanie Braukmann, Company Director, Business Council for Sustainable Development
Stefanie is a multi-lingual communications professional with an extensive background in promoting international company development overseas, specialising in corporate reputation transformation. She has worked with public and private organisations and firms of all sizes and stages of growth and has acquired broad and deep knowledge of South East Asian markets, specifically Singapore and Malaysia where she spent 20 of a total of 25 years in Asia. Stefanie’s work experience includes senior positions in leading local and international PR consultancies based in London, Singapore and Malaysia as well as her work as a business consultant for German companies entering Asia through the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry Network.
As a board director of BCSD Malaysia, Stefanie works in the field of leadership, focusing on governance, stakeholder engagement and the social dimension of ESG. Her efforts center around long-term value creation, facilitating dialogue, building relationships and encouraging responsible corporate behavior.
Stefanie also serves as Honorary Secretary of the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) Malaysia, where her aim is to elevate communication standards and foster emerging talents, embodying her approach to leadership, which prioritizes ethical industry practices.
Stefanie’s career as strategic communications consultant and her engagement with BCSD Malaysia and PRCA Malaysia signify a drive towards positive change in both the corporate sphere and the wider community. Her work underscores her role in championing a commitment to practical leadership solutions, advocating for the unfolding narrative of responsible business conduct