Nokia appointed Melissa Schoeb as Chief Corporate Affairs Officer which will also be a member of the Group Leadership team. The job position will be effective from 12 April 2021 when she will start overseeing Communications, Government Relations, Brand, and Sustainability of the corporation.
Melissa comes from Occidental, an independent oil and gas company with HQ based in Texas, USA. Her job position there was Vice President, Corporate Affairs where she was taking care of global business strategy, something that will be useful now in Nokia.
Before coming to Occidental, Melissa was working in communication consultancies and was also a director of Global Communications for Nortel Networks, multinational telecommunications, and data networking equipment manufacturer.
Melissa will be based in Espoo and report directly to Nokia’s President and CEO, Pekka Lundmark. If you would like to find out more about Melissa Schoeb, do check here.