CEO, ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE
“I love the things we at ProSiebenSat.1 do: entertainment, digital and commerce. It's a business and industry in transformation and I believe we at ProSiebenSat.1 can lead that future. We have all to play for: one vision, one game plan, one team of over 6,500 passionate creators. `If not now – when? If not you – who?´ has been my motto for the past 15 years. It captures my fundamental belief that future needs creating now and that responsibility and leadership is absolute and personal. That what we do, we do full on with heart and mind and everything we have invested.”
Max Conze has been CEO of ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE since June 1, 2018. The company pursues a clear growth strategy that combines the power of its Entertainment brands with its strong Commerce platforms. By creating this unique business model, the objective is to make ProSiebenSat.1 a truly digital, diversified and fast-growing company
From 2011 to 2017, Conze headed Dyson Ltd. as CEO. Underpinned by his core beliefs of relentless dissatisfaction with the status quo and customer centricity, he transformed Dyson into a global technology leader. During his leadership, Conze quadrupled revenues and earnings (£ 3.5bn revenues / £ 801m EBITDA in 2017) and grew the business from 2,500 employees to 10,000 across 70 countries.
From 1993 to 2010, Max Conze worked at Procter & Gamble in general management and marketing roles across Germany, Europe, US and China. From 2007 through 2010, he was responsible for the German, Austrian and Swiss Beauty & Grooming businesses as well as developing new global beauty categories. Conze studied Business Administration at the Columbus State University (Abbott Turner School of Business).
Max Conze was born in 1969 in Bielefeld. He enjoys spending his leisure time horse riding and alpine skiing with his two children.
Year of birth: 1969