Sebastian Hejnowski

Founding Partner of SEC Newgate CEE; Head of Eastern EMEA

Sebastian Hejnowski has more than 20 years of experience in communications. Sebastian is heading regional offices in the Central and Eastern European countries, the Balkans and the Gulf. He was recognized as a leader of Eastern European Consultancy of the Year at EMEA SABRE Awards, three times in the last decade (2015, 2017 and 2019). Worked for 3 years in Paris headquarters of MSL. Moreover he ran the advertising agency Leo Burnett.
Managed communication strategies and leader PR and PA services for for various clients in different sectors including IT, airlines, finance, media, FMCG.
Expert and practionier in creating plans of crisis management, strategic and Public Affairs advisory. Managed public affairs campaign for fight in defence of television station TVN.Warner Bros.
He was responsible for the image the biggest clients present in the CEE region.
Sebastian is involved in current trade, social and political affairs. He served as a judge in Europe’s trade contests, such as the Golden Drum, Cristal Festival and Złote Spinacze.
He willingly shares his knowledge of public relations at media trainings and practical classes.