Kilian Borter, partner

Kilian primarily looks after accounts in the financial and telecommunications industries and the retail sector, focusing on strategic communications consulting, media relations, crisis communications and content creation.


Before founding open up with Urs Thaler in 2001, he was press spokesman and head of corporate publishing and event PR at one of Switzerland’s big banks. He studied economics and political science at the Universities of Bern, Zaragoza and Maryland.


“The upheaval in the media landscape is as fascinating as it is massive. For all those involved, it is a realignment process that can often give rise to excesses amid the battle for the attention of readers and likers. I eagerly await the centring process that will hopefully take hold soon, since compromising on honesty and tone is unacceptable.”


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