Carsten Deuster

Managing Partner

“Every day I meet highly trained experts and experienced managers who struggle to get to the heart of their issues relating to media, the public or employees. We provide assistance in developing clear, focused messages – through customised training, content-based consulting and professional PR support.“


Managing Partner SKM Consultants since 2007


Previous professional experience

  •  alltours flugreisen gmbh, Duisburg: Head of Press and Public Relations
  • Rheinmetall AG, Düsseldorf: Head of Media and Public Relations
  • Deutsche Shell AG, Hamburg: Press Officer and Head of Shell Jugendwerk
  • Deutsche Welle (broadcaster), Cologne: Current Affairs Editor
  • Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk, Magdeburg: Freelance TV Editor for the programme “Sachsen-Anhalt heute” (Saxony-Anhalt Today)



  • Deutsche Welle, Cologne and Berlin: Bi-medial traineeship (TV and radio); external experience: ProSieben Television programme, “Die Reporter”
  • Studied Political Science, Economics and Law in Passau and Cardiff (Wales). Degree: Magister Artium. Degree-related internships at the Bertelsmann Foundation, ZDF TV programme “Frontal”, MDR Landesfunkhaus Sachsen-Anhalt (broadcaster) and BILD Dusseldorf (newspaper)
  • Broadcasting Company of the German Armed Forces, Battalion for Psychological Defence, Andernach: training as an editorial soldier and reserve officer