Gerhard has spent over 20 years in the entertainment and gaming industry, and currently serves on the Boards of MTG’s subsidiary InnoGames and Codemasters PLC, a UK based games publishing company. Gerhard has previously served on the Boards of Funcom, Kobojo and King Digital Entertainment, and was Chairman of the latter between 2014 and 2016. Between 2006 and 2010, Gerhard served as an Executive Vice President and General Manager of Publishing at Electronic Arts, being responsible for the company’s worldwide publishing business, prior to which he held various positions in Electronic Arts’ German and British operations. Before joining Electronic Arts, Gerhard worked at Bertelsmann Music Group and McKinsey. Gerhard holds Master’s and PhD degrees in Economics from the University of Augsburg in Germany.
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Direct or related person ownership: 0 class B-shares as of 31 December 2018.