Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Axel Springer AG
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Axel Springer AG – 2002 to present. Axel Springer is an integrated multimedia company based in Germany.
Prior Professional Experience:
Previously, Mr. Döpfner served in the following positions:
- Head of the International Division of Axel Springer AG – 2008 to 2011
- Head of the Newspapers Division of Axel Springer AG – 2000 to 2011
- Editor in Chief of the national daily newspaper, "Die Welt" – 1998 to 2000
- Editor in Chief of "Hamburger Morgenpost" in Hamburg – 1996 to 1998
Company Directorship: Mr. Döpfner is an Independent Director. He has been a Director of the Company since July 2006.
Other Directorships: Mr. Döpfner serves as a supervisory board member of RHJ International SA.