Weekly Careers Update #2/2024

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

Maurits Schön is promoted to Chief Operation Officer at OneFootball
Maurits has been with OneFootball since 2022 as Vice President of Operations and will strengthen the leadership team in his new role as COO.

Maria Krüger Torp joins FC Copenhagen as Head of Communications and Public Affairs
Maria leaves Krüger & Torp Advisory I/S, where she was a Partner for 8 months, and fulfils her dream of joining FC Copenhagen as Head of Communications and Public Affairs.

Dr Katharina Keller becomes new Vice President of Eintracht Frankfurt e.V.
The 32-year-old Doctor of Business-Informatics will be the first woman to join the Executive Committee of Eintracht Frankfurt e.V. The former Head of the handball department was unanimously elected by the Board of Directors and the Election Committee following a recommendation by President Mathias Beck.

Guus Pennings becomes the new Managing Director at VVV-Venlo
After 5 years at Philips as Head of Brand & Sponsorship, Guus is once again taking up a position at a football club and this time as Managing Director at VVV-Venlo.

Tony Mamodaly leaves TSG Hoffenheim and joins Right to Dream
Tony was the Head of International Operations at TSG Hoffenheim and left the Bundesliga club on 30 June 2024 to join Right to Dream. There, the 33-year-old will take over the position of Technical Director and will be responsible for the Ghana site in future.

Martin Ottinsen Thuve will be the new head of social media at Molde FK
Martin has been a part-time Content Producer for KFUM Oslo since August 2023 and will become the new Head of Social Media at Molde FK from the 8th of July 2024.

Hans Nolte, Stephan Sturm and Stefan Minden are new members of the Supervisory Board of Eintracht Frankfurt Fußball AG
The nine-member Supervisory Board will therefore consist of the following members for the current term of office until summer 2025: Mathias Beck, Hans-Dieter Brenner, Sven Janssen, Stefan Minden, Claudio Montanini, Hans Nolte, Stephan Sturm, Moritz Theimann and Felix Wirmer.

Álvaro García Diéguez resigns as President of RC Deportivo La Coruña
Álvaro took office on 11 of July last year. A year that ended with the promotion of the women’s and men’s teams, two key objectives that he set as his goal when he arrived at the club.

Bianca Rech becomes director of FC Bayern Women
As of July 1, FC Bayern’s women’s football department is structured as a directorate. As a result, Bianca Rech, who has headed the department since last summer, has been promoted from head of department to director.

Michiel Beeuwsaert joins the management team of SV Zulte Waregem
Beeuwsaert succeeds the club’s General Manager Eddy Cordier who is retiring.

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