Christof Wahl, born in 1965, has been a member of the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE Executive Board since May 1, 2016, and is also responsible for digital business as the Group’s Chief Operating Officer Entertainment. His responsibilities cover the online video business such as maxdome and 7TV, the TV technology HbbTV, and since January 2018 the sports and wellbeing offerings 7Sports and 7NXT. In addition, he is driving forward the pioneering ad-tech and data business, which the Group bundles at Advertising Platform Solutions (APS). Wahl is also responsible for the distribution of the entertainment offerings and the internationalization of the business areas (European Media Alliance).
Wahl joined ProSiebenSat.1 Group in February 2015. Previously, he was co-founder of Management Capital Holding AG, which holds investments in SMEs in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. From 2003 to 2007, Wahl was COO and CEO for the cable network operator Kabel Deutschland. From 1990 to 2003, he worked for Siemens AG in Germany, the USA, Finland, and Thailand and was responsible during this time for the global network infrastructure and its digitalization.
Christof Wahl is a graduate economist and engineer and studied at the technical universities of Aachen and Munich and at the distance-learning University of Hagen.