Weekly Careers Update #3/2024

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

Maximilian Rohr becomes the new Head of Brand Activation at FC Bayern Munich
After around 7 years at FC Bayern Munich, in various roles, Maximilian takes on a role as Head of Brand Activation.

VfL Bochum Extends Ilja Kaenzig’s Contract Until 2029
VfL Bochum has extended CEO Ilja Kaenzig’s contract until 2029. Kaenzig, who joined in 2018, will now serve as the sole CEO following the resignation of Patrick Fabian, as the club decided not to fill the position of Sports Director, giving Kaenzig full responsibility.

Paolo Giovannini joins Venezia FC as Digital Marketing Specialist
The co-founder of Nazionale Creators, most recently the digital manager of women’s volleyball club Imoco Volley, joins Venezia FC as Digital Marketing Specialist

Awal Mouhaman becomes the new Ticketing Manager at 1.FSV Mainz 05 e.V.
1.FSV Mainz 05 has appointed Awal, previously Ticketing Manager of the German third division club DSC Arminia Bielefeld.

Christoforos Matheou joins Pafos FC as Head of Communications
Christoforos leaves Apollon Limassol FC after 7 years and joins Cypriot 2023/2024 Cup Winners, Pafos FC, assuming a leadership role within the Communications & Media domain of the club.

Górnik Zabrze welcomes Daria Wollenberg
Daria Wollenberg has transitioned from Korona Kielce to Górnik Zabrze, where she will handle external relations.

Meinhard Mikladal appointed as Creative Lead at Chelsea FC
Meinhard Mikladal joins the London club to oversee creative and lead the sponsorship design team, responsible for driving new commercial revenue.

Kevin Roossien has started as Commercial Manager at FC Groningen
Kevin, who has been with FC Groningen for almost 5 years, is now the new Commercial Manager at the Dutch first division club.

Per Rud appointed new director of Danish Women’s Football Association Kvindedivisionsforeningen
On 15 July 2024, Per Rud will become Director of the Danish Women’s Football Association, focusing on the development of women’s football in cooperation with Denmark’s elite clubs. The move means a farewell to HB Køge, where Rud has worked for more than 18 years.

Borja Tobar joins Ticketmaster Sport as Business Development Director
After 2 years at Real Betis as Head of International Development, Borja has joined Ticketmaster Sport as Business Development Director.

Sören Braun is promoted to the position of Executive Advisor to the Management Board
After more than 5 years at 1. FC Köln, previously working as Sales and Campaign Manager and most recently as Programme Lead Corporate Strategy, Sören Braun is to become the new Executive Advisor to the Management Board.

Florian Dederichs joins FC St. Pauli as Head of Marketing I Marketing, Digital, C&E, Customer Service
With Florian Dederichs, FC St. Pauli have brought in a man with football business experience from his time at Bayer 04 Leverkusen and FC Schalke 04.

Matteo Trevisani starts as Senior Manager Content Production at FIFA
After more than two and a half years at Samba Digital, Matteo is now starting as Senior Manager Content Production at the world football association FIFA.

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