Patrizia Pappacena supports RHI Magnesita as Media Relations Manager

05. June 2019

Communication Expert joins Team for Global External Communications:

“We are happy to have won a skilled media expert with Patrizia Pappacena”, says Executive Vice President Simone Oremovic. “She is perfectly connected in the media landscape due to her professional experience and background. Her expertise will help us to further strengthen the brand awareness of our company and our reputation globally.”

Since the beginning of June, Media Relations Manager Patrizia Pappacena is supporting Corporate Spokesperson Lisa Fuchs as contact person for media representatives and all media related inquiries.

Patrizia Pappacena has wide-ranging experience in the communication sector. She has worked for the daily newspaper Österreich, the PR-agency unique relations and she was spokersperson of the Austrian Ministry of Education and for the Second President of the Austrian Parliament.

“The global communication of a renowed international group is a really exciting task. I am looking forward to accept this challenge and to be part of a highly professional team”, says Pappacena about her new position.


About RHI Magnesita

RHI Magnesita is the leading global supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems, and solutions, which are indispensable for industrial high-temperature processes exceeding 1,200°C in a wide range of industries, including steel, cement, non-ferrous metals, and glass. With a vertically integrated value chain, from raw materials to refractory products and full performance-based solutions, RHI Magnesita serves customers in nearly all countries around the world. The Company has a high level of geographic diversification with more than 14,000 employees in 35 main production sites and more than 70 sales offices around the world. RHI Magnesita intends to leverage its global leadership in terms of revenue, scale, product portfolio and diversified geographic presence to target strategically those countries and regions benefitting from more dynamic economic growth prospects.

Its shares have a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange (symbol: RHIM) and are a constituent of the FTSE 250 index. For more information please visit: