Stefan von Holtzbrinck
CEO, Holtzbrinck Publishing Group
Stefan von Holtzbrinck studied Law and Literature, and earned his PhD in Media Law from the LMU München. He held positions at Bloomsbury, Kirch Media Group and at the New Media division of Holtzbrinck Publishing Group, as Managing Director of Nature Publishing Group, Director of Macmillan, and since 2001 as CEO of Holtzbrinck Publishing Group. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Max Planck Society, serves as chairman of the Max-Planck-Förderstiftung and as board member of the Business and Industry Advisory Board of the Goethe-Institut.