Weekly Careers Update #1/2024

Welcome to our new Weekly Careers Update in which we highlight new exciting personnel changes in the football business sector.

Christoph Kaufmann joins Mainz 05 as the new head of Events and Hospitality
Christoph leaves the reigning Austrian champions SK Sturm Graz and joins the German Bundesliga club 1. FSV Mainz 05. The club wants to expand its event management team even further and has a position available on our job board.

Julia Haunschmid becomes Head of Media and Communications at FC Flyeralarm Admira
After 4 Years and 10 months at FK Austria Wien Julia takes a new challenge as the head of media and communication at the Austrian second tier club FC Flyeralarm Admira.

Lukas Knauer is promoted to Director of Sport and Licensing at Kapfenberger SV
The 24-year-old has been an integral part of the club since 2022 and will support the club in the future as the person responsible for sporting development and licensing, ensuring sporting success with a healthy economic foundation.

Jennifer Zietz becomes the new managing director of women’s football at 1. FC Union Berlin
After just over a year as sporting director, Jennifer Zietz is the new managing director of women’s football at 1. FC Union Berlin.

Max Retzer appointed as new Head of Media & Communications at SpVgg Unterhaching
The founder of Retzer Consult is taking on a new challenge at the German third division club SpVgg Unterhaching.

Kryštof Burger joins the team of the Czech first division club FK Teplice
Having worked together on a small scale about a year ago, FK Teplice are confident that Kryštof is the right person to take their website and magazine to the next level.

Annie Larouche becomes president of the newly founded Montreal Women’s Football Club
The Montreal club will join the newly formed Northern Super League in 2025 and is delighted to welcome new President Annie Larouche with 30 years of experience in the sports business.

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