Meet the Press Team Anna NoetzelGlobal Director of CommunicationsAnna is Global Director of Communications at Mintel. Based in Chicago, she heads up the global PR team, overseeing activity across the EMEA, Americas and APAC regions. She leads on media relations, social media, content marketing and corporate communication strategies. Krishan RamaSenior PR ManagerKrish manages the European PR team, leading our press, social media and blog content for this region. He has a decade of PR experience focused on retail and FMCG, and previously worked as a broadcast journalist at the BBC in business and general news. Amanda LintottPR ManagerAfter studying law, Amanda couldn’t resist the lure of the media. Having worked both in the UK and the US, Amanda is now based in the London office. With over a decade of extensive experience in media relations on a global scale, Amanda now focuses on the UK press. Eva XuPR and Content Executive - ChinaEva Xu has over five years experience spanning PR for consulting, real estate and luxury hospitality brands, as well as also working for the Monaco Tourism Bureau, translating press releases from English and French into Chinese. She will be your first point of contact for China and is based in the Shanghai office. Beatrice LweePR & Communications ExecutiveBased in the Singapore office, Beatrice looks after media relations, blog content and social media activities for markets that fall under the South Asian region. Before joining Mintel, Beatrice gained experience working in communications agencies where she was exposed to luxury, fashion, food and beverage, and travel and hospitality sectors to name a few. She is likely to be your first point of contact in the South Asian press office. Ava JacobsPublic Relations AssociateBased in the Chicago office, Ava handles media relations, blog content and social media activity for the United States and Canada, and is likely to be your first point of contact in the Americas press office. With a background in both agency and in-house public relations and marketing, her prior experience includes the automotive, technology, non-profit and retail markets. Linda FolkEuropean PR and Communications ExecutiveLinda looks after PR and Marketing activities for the German speaking markets. Before joining Mintel, Linda worked in various communication and marketing roles in Germany and Australia, spanning advertising, digital marketing, consumer food and beverage, technology and automotive. She has a degree in Communications and Psychology from the LMU in Munich and a Masters in Creative and Media Enterprises from the University of Warwick. She is based in the London office. Susanna CapecchiPR & Content ExecutiveBased in the London office, Susanna looks after UK press releases, social media channels and blog content, and is likely to be your first point of contact in the EMEA press office. After achieving a degree in Media and Communications at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan and a Masters in PR at Newcastle University, she gained experience working at a PR agency, with a focus on the interior design, tech and food and beverage sectors. Prior to that, she was a blogger in the Beauty industry.