Life at FGS Global
Advises international clients of different sectors on all issues regarding capital market communications and strategic positioning. One of his focus areas lies on the expansion of FGS Global in Switzerland. He also offers media trainings for executives.
Life Pre-FGS Global
Has worked as Reuters journalist in Germany for 14 years: business correspondent, Head of the Foreign News Desk, Chief Financial Correspondent and Top News Editor.
Life Beyond FGS Global
Loves playing tennis, skiing, being in the Alps and driving, spends a lot of time outside.
As Partner of FGS Global in the Frankfurt office, Philipp Halstrick advises international clients of different sectors on all issues regarding capital market communications and strategic positioning. Together with the team he develops communications strategies for global companies and supports in implementing those. This includes transactions such as M&A and IPOs and all other topics with a relevance for capital markets. Philipp’s focus area lies on the expansion of FGS Global’s activities in Switzerland, where he advises numerous international clients. Also, based on his extensive experience in journalism, he offers media trainings for executives.
Prior to joining FGS Global, Philipp had worked for 14 years as a journalist for the international newswire Reuters in Germany. He served as the Top News Editor, coordinating the agency’s German file. Previously, he was leading the international banking team in Frankfurt as Chief Correspondent. In that role, he also broadened and strengthened the M&A and corporate finance coverage. Philipp started his career as a trainee at the news agency. He studied political science and economics in Bamberg (Germany) and Fribourg (Switzerland).