Döpfner, Mathias - from Germany

ID: 26
Organization: AAB
Country of meeting: in the year 2017

Journalist. Has been Director at Netflix Inc. since 18 September, 2018. Dr. Döpfner has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Axel Springer SE since 2002. Dr. Döpfner was an Independent Non-Executive Director of Vodafone Group Plc from April 1, 2015 until July 27, 2018. Dr. Döpfner has wide-ranging experience within the global digital media industry.

He serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors at Business Insider Inc. His experience includes Chairman of the Board of Directors at Axel Springer Schweiz AG, Switzerland, Director at eMarketer Inc.,USA, Director at Ringier Axel Springer Schweiz AG, Switzerland and Director at Warner Music Group Corp., USA. He served as Independent Director at Time Warner Inc. from 2006 to June 14, 2018.

His Career Milestones Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Gruner+Jahr, Chief Editor Wochenpost, Hamburger Morgenpost and DIE WELT. Dr. Döpfner served as a Supervisory Board Member of RHJ International SA (now known as BHF Kleinwort Benson Group). He is a Member of St John’s College, University of Cambridge. He holds honorary offices at American Academy, American Jewish Committee and the European Publishers Council.


Activities in the Orangization:
Member, Board of Trustee