Kristiane Backer

Senior Consultant

Short courses in Art History, Art Law, Art Business from Sotheby's Institute of Art

Diploma in Natural Medicine, homeopathy; Lakeland College of Homeopathy

Trainings, Certifications, Memberships

  • Save an Orphan Ramadan 2014 Campaign
  • Patron TellMama Campaign, Faith Matters
  • Ambassador Progressive Muslims Forum, Faith Matters
  • Global Ambassador for Exploring Islam Foundation
  • Honorary advisor of CEDAR
  • Chief Organizer of a multicultural concert and art exhibition in
  • Sarajevo as part of the political and cultural project “The Bridge” in association with Bosnia’s UN ambassador
  • Executive member of the charity “Learning for Life” producer and organizer of fundraising events and shows
  • Education radio journalist and producer, Radio Hamburg
  • Islamic Studies, Birkbeck Muslim College

Experience

  • Hosts galas, conferences and corporate events around Europe and recently presented a monthly travel show for Travel Channel in Germany, ‘Matters of Faith’ for Ebru TV, and ‘World Week’ Watch for Press TV
  • Spoke in Dallas, Houston and Dayton for sound Vision about the character of Mercy and Compassion exhibited by Prophet Muhammad when attacked. She is also developing TV programs with different stations
  • Spoke in front of 9000 people at MASin Chicago about her journey to Islam. She has spoken in several US cities as part of the Sound Vision fundraising tour
  • Spoke at the House of Lords in London about the plight of the IDPs in Pakistan
  • Chaired the Cambridge University launch of the ‘Narratives of Conversion to Islam’ Report in London and hosted severalMawlid events and Graduation Ceremonies
  • Chaired the ‘Hier and There’ Cultural Event for the German Embassy in London as well as a panel discussion on ‘Euro Islam’ with Prof Tariq Ramadan for the Conference Beyond Multiculturalism- Islam in Europe at the University of Westminster (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung)
  • As Global Ambassador for the Exploring Islam FoundationKristiane was one of the faces of the “Inspired by Muhammad”campaign in the UK and engaged with local and international media including BBC Question Time, Sky News, Al Jazeera and Die Weltin order to challenge existing stereotypes and build bridges of understanding between Islam and the West
  • Reporter from international events for German TV ARD, ZDF,Premiere, guest speaker at international events and commentator on health issues for the BBC and Sky TV
  • Guest presenter QVC UKfor a range of food supplements, Presenter of international live events, conferences, award ceremonies, galas, debates, cultural festivals, guest speaker
  • Presenter of daily guide to culture and entertainment “The TicketNBC”. Arranged and interviewed international artists includingPlacido Domingo

Area of Expertise

  • Public Relations
  • Digital Media
  • Marketing Communications
  • Content Strategy
  • Corporate Communications
  • Digital Marketing