Ulrich Stockheim is Chief Communications Officer with AGCO Corporation and is responsible for all of the company's global communication initiatives. He was appointed to this position in March 2015 and is responsible for addressing all of AGCO's relevant corporate communication stakeholders that includes the press and media, employees, investors, political and non-government organizations.
A trained financial and economic journalist, Mr. Stockheim has been an external professional advisor to AGCO since 2006. As a managing partner of the communications consultancy PR firm Instinctif Partners, he supported AGCO and its Chairman, President and CEO in corporate media work for several years. Prior to his role with Instinctif Partners and its predecessor Stockheim Media, which he founded, he held a managing director position with a publisher in Germany and was an accomplished bureau chief, journalist and author focused on Wall Street.
Mr. Stockheim holds a diploma in economics and political science from the University of Cologne/Germany, having received a scholarship for journalism from the prestigious Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation.